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Wine glass: MAR.C.140-1912

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Müller, C. H. F. (Probably)




Cup shaped bowl. Stem formed of a twisted rod containing white, yellow, red and grey-blue canes, and bent round like a type. Blue, pinched wings on the outer edge. A short straight piece of stem is below. Folded foot.

Legal notes

C.B. Marlay Bequest

Measurements and weight

Diameter: 3 3/8 in
Height: 10.0 in

Place(s) associated

  • Hamburg ⪼ Germany

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1912) by Marlay, Charles Brinsley


Third quarter of 19th century
Production date: circa AD 1870 : previouslu dated late 16th Century-beginning 17th Century.


Originally atrributed to either Germany (Cassel) or Netherlands

School or Style

façon de Venise

Components of the work

Wings composed of blue glass
Stem composed of white glass yellow glass red glass
Bowl composed of lead-glass

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: MAR.C.140-1912
Primary reference Number: 27704
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 25 February 2020 Last processed: Friday 21 May 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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