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Wine glass: C/G.141-1933

Object information

Maker(s)

Unknown (Glassmaker)

Description

Lead glass. Bucket-shaped bowl on plain stem with opaque twist (spiral gauze core/double spirals). Conical foot.

Notes

History note: Unknown before testator

Legal notes

The Rev. A.V. Valentine-Richards Bequest

Measurements and weight

Diameter: 2 5/8 in
Height: 6 1/8 in

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1933) by Valentine-Richards, A. V., The Rev

Dating

18th century
Circa 1770 - 1780

Components of the work

Bowl

Materials used in production

Lead-glass

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: C/G.141-1933
Primary reference Number: 25736
Stable URI

Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 12 July 2016 Last processed: Saturday 27 November 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Applied Arts

Citation for print

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2022) "Wine glass" Web page available at: https://collection.beta.fitz.ms/id/object/25736 Accessed: 2022-05-25 01:27:24

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