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Carafe: C.54-1975

Object information

Maker(s)

Unknown (Glassmaker)

Description

Lead glass. Lynn type. Small shouldered body, high kick, horizontal grooves.

Notes

History note: Ivan Napier Collection

Legal notes

Given by Miss E.H. Bolitho through the Friends of the Fitzwilliam Museum

Measurements and weight

Height: 18.8 cm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1975-07-15) by Bolitho, E.H., Miss

Dating

18th century
Circa 1700 - 1800

Components of the work

Body Decoration

Materials used in production

Lead-glass

References and bibliographic entries

Related exhibitions

Identification numbers

Accession number: C.54-1975
Primary reference Number: 26945
Stable URI

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

Citation for print

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2022) "Carafe" Web page available at: https://collection.beta.fitz.ms/id/object/26945 Accessed: 2022-05-20 11:59:43

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