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Ale glass: C.269-1961

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Maker(s)

Glassmaker: Unknown

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Description

Lead glass. Long waisted bowl, air twist stem, domed foot.

Notes

History note: Unknown before testator

Legal notes

D.H. Beves Bequest

Measurements and weight

Diameter: 9.7 cm
Height: 28.7 cm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1961-10-19) by Beves, Donald H.

Dating

Mid-18th Century
Production date: circa AD 1750

Components of the work

Bowl

Materials used in production

Lead-glass

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Identification numbers

Accession number: C.269-1961
Primary reference Number: 25443
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 24 September 2020 Last processed: Friday 11 November 2022

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

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