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Wine funnel

Wine funnel

  • Place of origin:

    London (made)

  • Date:

    1775-1776 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Sheen, William (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Silver, raised and chased.

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Arthur Hurst

  • Museum number:

    M.87-1940

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Wine funnel, silver, the bowl with a spirally gadrooned border and hook, curved spout.

Place of Origin

London (made)

Date

1775-1776 (made)

Artist/maker

Sheen, William (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Silver, raised and chased.

Marks and inscriptions

London hallmarks for 1775-76

Mark of William Sheen

Dimensions

Height: 4.25 in, Diameter: 2.75 in

Object history note

Bequest - Arthur Hurst
Acquisition RF: 40 / 434

Descriptive line

Wine funnel, silver, London hallmarks for 1775-6, mark of William Sheen

Materials

Silver

Techniques

Raising; Chasing

Subjects depicted

Gadroons

Categories

Drinking; Metalwork

Collection

Metalwork Collection

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