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Decanter and stopper

Decanter and stopper

  • Place of origin:

    Bristol (city) (probably, made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1790-ca. 1800 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Jacobs, Isaac (makers)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Green glass, gilt

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mrs Joyce McGroarty in memory of the late Dr G. P. Shuter

  • Museum number:

    C.43B, C-1961

  • Gallery location:

    Glass, Room 131, case 23, shelf 2 []

Physical description

Brandy cracked and repaired.

Place of Origin

Bristol (city) (probably, made)

Date

ca. 1790-ca. 1800 (made)

Artist/maker

Jacobs, Isaac (makers)

Materials and Techniques

Green glass, gilt

Marks and inscriptions

'BRANDY'
Inscribed, gilt

Dimensions

Height: 2.3 cm

Object history note

Said to have belonged to the painter Philip de Loutherbourg (d.1812), and given to McGroarty by his friend and patient, Mr Emery Walker.

Descriptive line

Decanter and stopper, one of a set of three, gilt green glass, possibly made by Isaac Jacobs, probably Bristol, about 1790-1800

Labels and date

Set of three decanters and stoppers , Green glass, gilt England (probably Bristol), about 1790-1800 possibly made by Isaac Jacobs Given by Mrs Joyce McGroarty in memory of the late Dr G. P. Shuter (C.43 to E-1961) Said to have belonged to the painter Philip de Loutherbourg (d.1812), and given to McGroarty by his friend and patient, Mr Emery Walker . [18/06/2009]

Production Note

Made in England, probably Bristol.

Categories

Glass; Drinking

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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