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Vase: C.10-1975

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Production: Unknown (Probably)




Clear glass flashed inside with blue. Of baluster shaped with a long neck and flared lip. The base has a pronounced puntil mark

Legal notes

Given by the Friends of the Fitzwilliam Museum

Measurements and weight

Height: 20.5 cm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1975-03-20) by The Friends of the Fitzwilliam Museum


Mid-19th Century
Production date: circa AD 1850

Components of the work

Flashing composed of blue glass
Foot Diameter 7.5 cm
Rim Diameter 8.2 cm

Materials used in production

Clear glass

Techniques used in production

Blowing : Blown glass, interior flashed with blue

Identification numbers

Accession number: C.10-1975
Primary reference Number: 27604
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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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