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Glass

Glass

  • Place of origin:

    England (engraved)
    Sweden (possibly, made)

  • Date:

    ca.1980 (engraved)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Dreiser, Peter (engraver)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Glass, wheel-engraved

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Dorothy Hague

  • Museum number:

    C.115-2011

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

This glass was engraved by Peter Dreiser as a demonstration of the various cuts than can be made with a copper wheel.

Physical description

Glass with rounded bowl on a squat stem, of clear glass, wheel-engraved with a series of plant stems and flowers.

Place of Origin

England (engraved)
Sweden (possibly, made)

Date

ca.1980 (engraved)

Artist/maker

Dreiser, Peter (engraver)

Materials and Techniques

Glass, wheel-engraved

Marks and inscriptions

No mark or signature

Dimensions

Height: 7.3 cm, Diameter: 5.3 cm

Object history note

The glass was engraved by Peter Dreiser (1936-2006) for Mrs Dorothy Hague, Supplies Secretary for the Guild of Glass Engravers, in order to show the different cuts that can be made with a copper wheel.

Descriptive line

Glass, engraved by Peter Dreiser, England, ca. 1980

Production Note

Engraved by Peter Dreiser using an industrially produced glass, possibly manufactured by Orrefors.

Materials

Glass

Techniques

Engraved

Categories

Glass

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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