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Wine glass: C.21-1975

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Glassmaker: Unknown (Uncertain)




Yellowish soda glass. Round bowl funnel with inverted rim and vestigial 'spiky gadrooning' round base. On a stem composed of a knop at the top and a hollow inverted baluster with wrythen mould blown ribbing below. The bowl has a thread applied above the gadrooning and horizontal impressed grooves.


History note: Ivan Napier Collection

Legal notes

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

Measurements and weight

Height: 14.4 cm

Acquisition and important dates

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


17th Century#
Circa 1600 CE - 1700 CE


English or Netherlands

Components of the work


Materials used in production

Soda lime glass

References and bibliographic entries

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Identification numbers

Accession number: C.21-1975
Primary reference Number: 24955
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 25 February 2020 Last processed: Thursday 7 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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