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Beaker (drinking vessel): C.22-1986

Object information

Awaiting location update

Maker(s)

Production: Unknown

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Description

Clear glass, cut with diamonds and wheel-engraved with a bouquet of flowers. Round the top there is a band of stylised leaves; base star cut.

Legal notes

Given by Miss Doreen Lewishon

Measurements and weight

Diameter: 7.8 cm
Height: 11.0 cm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1986-10-13) by Lewisohn, Doreen

Dating

19th Century
Circa 1825 CE - 1830 CE

Components of the work

Bowl
Decoration

Materials used in production

Clear glass

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Vergiss deiner Freundin nicht
  • Method of creation: Inscribed
  • Type: Inscription

Identification numbers

Accession number: C.22-1986
Primary reference Number: 27449
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 15 July 2020 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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