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Image of Gallery in South Kensington
On display at V&A South Kensington
Glass, Room 131

Wine Glass

1770 - 1780 (made)
Artist/Maker
Place Of Origin

Stem: faceted; Bowl: pointed


object details
Object Type
Materials and Techniques
cut and gilt
Brief Description
Wine glass, England (probably London), probably decorated by James Giles, 1770-80
Physical Description
Stem: faceted; Bowl: pointed
Dimensions
  • Height: 12.3cm
  • Greatest width width: 6.7cm
Style
Gallery Label
Decorated with laurel festoons and wheel-like medallions and bucrania
Credit line
Given by Francis Buckley, Esq.
Bibliographic Reference
English glassware to 1900 - C. Truman (1984) pl.21 Illus. in The Queen (The Collector article Old English Glass III - Glasses with cut stems) Feb. 14 1914
Other Number
9180 - Glass gallery number
Collection
Accession Number
C.108-1914

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record createdDecember 13, 1997
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