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Cruet bottle

Cruet bottle

  • Place of origin:

    Bristol (probably, made)

  • Date:

    1780-1800 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Jacobs, Isaac (glass-maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Blue glass, gilt

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Glass, Room 131, case 77, shelf 5

Physical description

Cruet bottle for cayenne.

Place of Origin

Bristol (probably, made)


1780-1800 (made)


Jacobs, Isaac (glass-maker)

Materials and Techniques

Blue glass, gilt

Marks and inscriptions

Inscribed 'KYAN' (gilt)


Height: 11.8 cm, Width: 4.4 cm maximum

Descriptive line

Cruet bottle, glass, England (probably Bristol), possibly made by Isaac Jacobs, 1760-1800

Labels and date

'Kyan' means cayenne []


Glass; Food vessels & Tableware


Ceramics Collection

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