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Wine glass: C.671-1961

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Object information

Maker(s)

Unknown (Glassmaker)

Description

Bell bowl wheel-engraved with a flower and buds, on mixed twist stem consisting of opaque green and air spirals. Plain foot.

Notes

History note: Unknown before testator

Legal notes

D.H. Beves Bequest

Measurements and weight

Diameter: 7.0 cm
Height: 17.8 cm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1961-10-19) by Beves, Donald H.

Dating

Mid-18th Century
Production date: circa AD 1760

Components of the work

Bowl Decoration

Materials used in production

Lead-glass

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Identification numbers

Accession number: C.671-1961
Primary reference Number: 25952
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 25 February 2020 Last processed: Saturday 27 November 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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