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Goblet: C.51-1982

Object information

Current Location: Mezzanine Landing


Glassworks: Unknown




Clear lead-glass, painted in green, yellow, grey, brown, white and black enamels. Elongated round-funnel or u-shaped bowl; short stem with a bladed knop at the top; plain foot slightly domed in the middle. The bowl is decorated with five fish of different sizes amidst aquatic plants, and the foot with a wreath of leaves. Ensuite with water jug C.49-1982 and goblet C.50-1982.


History note: Unknown before donor

Legal notes

Given by Professor Sir John H. Plumb

Measurements and weight

Height: 14.8 cm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1982-07-19) by Plumb, John H.


Late 19th Century
Victoria I
Production date: circa AD 1880

School or Style


Components of the work

Decoration composed of enamels ( green, yellow, grey, brown, white and black)
Rim Diameter 7.3 cm

Materials used in production


Identification numbers

Accession number: C.51-1982
Primary reference Number: 26285
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Audit data

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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