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Doorstop: C.185-2015

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Glasshouse: Unidentified Stourbridge glasshouse




Pale green glass enclosing a white flower in a conical pot with a second flower springing from the centre of the first


History note: Burlington Paintings Ltd., London, from whom purchased in March, 1985; 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: 8.2 cm
Height: 11.5 cm

Place(s) associated

  • Stourbridge ⪼ England

Acquisition and important dates

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


Third quarter of 19th century
Victoria I
Circa 1860 CE - 1900 CE

School or Style


People, subjects and objects depicted

Materials used in production

pale green and white Lead-glass

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: C.185-2015
Primary reference Number: 206922
Entry form number: 648
Old loan number: AAL.187-2006
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Audit data

Created: Tuesday 3 November 2015 Updated: Tuesday 3 July 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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