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Decanter and stopper

Decanter and stopper

  • Place of origin:

    Bristol (city) (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1790-ca. 1800 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Jacobs, Isaac (makers)
    Wadham Ricketts & Co. (manufacturers)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Blue glass, gilt

  • Credit Line:

    Given by F. A. Lart, Esq.

  • Museum number:

    C.201&A-1921

  • Gallery location:

    Glass, Room 131, case 77, shelf 5 []

Place of Origin

Bristol (city) (made)

Date

ca. 1790-ca. 1800 (made)

Artist/maker

Jacobs, Isaac (makers)
Wadham Ricketts & Co. (manufacturers)

Materials and Techniques

Blue glass, gilt

Marks and inscriptions

'HOLLANDS'
Inscribed, gilt

'H'
Inscribed, gilt

Dimensions

Height: 24.7 cm, Diameter: 8.9 cm

Object history note

Lent to South Coast Plaza exhibition 'Festival of Britain', California, 1990.

Descriptive line

Decanter and stopper, blue glass with gilt decoration in the form of a mock label and chain, probably made by Wadham, Ricketts & Co. or Isaac Jacobs, Bristol, about 1790-1830

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Brooks, John A. Glass. 1975.
Truman, Charles. British Glass to 1900. 1984. pl.17

Labels and date

Decanter and stopper , Blue glass, gilt England (Bristol), about 1790-1800 probably made by Wadham, Ricketts & Co. or Isaac Jacobs Gift of F. A. Lart, Esq. (C.201 &A-1921) Gilt decoration in the form of a mock label and chain . [18/06/2009]

Production Note

Probably made by Wadham, Ricketts & Co. or Isaac Jacobs.

Categories

Glass; Drinking

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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