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Bowl: C.156-2015

Object information

Current Location: In storage

Maker(s)

Glasshouse: Unidentified English glasshouse

Entities

Categories

Description

Lead-glass, blown-moulded, and nipt-diamond-waies. Circular with deep curved sides, and a pontil mark in the middle of the base. The whole surface is decorated with horizontal diamond shapes.

Notes

History note: Howard Phillips, London, from whom purchased, September, 1983; Sir Ivor and Lady Batchlor, St Andrew's Fife; Sir Ivor died on 24 April 2005; on loan since 2006 (Syndicate of 30 January)

Legal notes

Sir Ivor and Lady Batchelor Bequest through The Art Fund

Measurements and weight

Diameter: 11.2 cm
Height: 5.9 cm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (2015-04-27) by Batchelor, Ivor, Sir and Lady

Dating

Early 18th Century
Anne
George I
Circa 1700 CE - 1720 CE

People, subjects and objects depicted

Components of the work

Decoration

Materials used in production

Lead-glass

Techniques used in production

Blowing : Clear lead-glass, blown-moulded and pincered
Moulding

Identification numbers

Accession number: C.156-2015
Primary reference Number: 206902
Old object number: 34
Entry form number: 648
Old loan number: AAL.156-2006
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Audit data

Created: Tuesday 3 November 2015 Updated: Tuesday 12 June 2018 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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