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Goblet: C.8-1963

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Unknown (Glassmaker)
Greenwood, Frans (Engraver)
After Tempesta, Antonio (Production)


Clear metal; round funnel bowl; light baluster stem with inverted baluster, central knop and lower baluster; conical foot (a 19th century replacement?). Bowl stipple engraved with a rearing horse to left with a landscape background; trees to the right.


History note: Sotheby's, 30th July, 1957, Catalogue of Fine Continental Glass (with a tazza); Phillips, London; W.A. Evill

Legal notes

Bequeathed by W.A. Evill

Place(s) associated

  • Dordrecht ⪼ England

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1963-05-23) by Evill, Wilfrid Ariel


18th century
Circa 1730 CE - 1740 CE


Design after Antonio Tempesta

English (?) engraved at Dordrecht, Holland

Components of the work

Bowl Decoration

Materials used in production


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Identification numbers

Accession number: C.8-1963
Primary reference Number: 24953
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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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