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APPLIED ART : GLASS

Object Name

FIRING; Glass : commemorative : firing or toasting : Williamite

Maker

Unknown (Primary maker)

Date Made

1770 - 1800
1770 - 1800

Place Made

[Ireland or England]
[Ireland or England]

Description

bowl: ovoid. stem: short. foot: deep, hollow. decoration: bowl engraved with classical bust wearing toga and laurel wreath, could be George III but still has King G.'s nose, surrounded by inscription THE IMMORTAL MEMORY, reverse with a crowned harp flanked fruiting vine. process: wheel engraved.

Materials

lead glass

Catalogue Number

BELUM.V496

Copyright

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