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Wine glass: C.358-1961

Object information

Current Location: In storage

Maker(s)

Glassmaker: Unknown

Entities

Categories

Description

Lead glass, wheel-engraved. Ogee bowl, engraved with Jacobite emblems of a rose, bud and oak leaf. Mercury air twist stem.

Notes

History note: Unknown befre testator

Legal notes

D.H. Beves Bequest

Measurements and weight

Diameter: 6.8 cm
Height: 14.1 cm

Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

18th Century, Mid#
Production date: circa AD 1755

Components of the work

Bowl composed of lead-glass ( mercury air twist stem)
Decoration

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: C.358-1961
Primary reference Number: 25473
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 17 October 2018 Last processed: Thursday 7 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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