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Comporte: C/G.49-1930

Object information


Unknown (Glassmaker)


Lead glass. Turn over edge on a cup-shaped bowl. Cut ridges on the rim. Slight patterning cut on lower part of the bowl. Stem with terraced flange. Terraced, one stage domed foot, cut square, radial ribbing moulded below.


History note: Unknown before donor

Legal notes

Given by Mrs W.D. (Frances) Dickson

Measurements and weight

Diameter: 9 1/4 in
Height: 9 3/8 in

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1930-11-10) by Dickson, W. D. (Frances Louisa), Mrs

Components of the work

Body Decoration

Materials used in production


References and bibliographic entries

Related exhibitions

Identification numbers

Accession number: C/G.49-1930
Primary reference Number: 26740
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 25 February 2020 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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