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Finger bowl: C/G.248-1931

Object information

Awaiting location update

Maker(s)

Unknown (Glassmaker)

Description

Lead glass. Straight-sided bowl with two lips opposite each other.

Notes

History note: Collection of J.C. Varty-Smith of Penrith

Legal notes

Given by the Misses Varty-Smith

Measurements and weight

Diameter: 5 1/2 in
Height: 4 1/4 in

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1931-10-23) by Varty-Smith, Misses

Components of the work

Body

Materials used in production

Lead-glass

Identification numbers

Accession number: C/G.248-1931
Primary reference Number: 26742
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 20 March 2012 Last processed: Monday 15 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

Citation for print

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2022) "Finger bowl" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/26742 Accessed: 2022-08-19 03:47:24

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