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Accessory (shield)
  • Accessory (shield)
    Murphy, Henry Edward, born 1910
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Accessory (shield)

  • Place of origin:

    London (made)

  • Date:

    1950-60 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Murphy, Henry Edward, born 1910 (maker)
    Orplid glassworks (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Glass, lampworked, gilt

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mrs Helen M. Brewster

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Lampworked clear glass and gilt accessory in the form of a shield

Place of Origin

London (made)


1950-60 (made)


Murphy, Henry Edward, born 1910 (maker)
Orplid glassworks (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Glass, lampworked, gilt


Height: 2.5 cm

Object history note

Group of glass accessories C.81 to 98-1995 was given by Mrs Brewster, the daughter of the maker Henry Edward Murphy

Descriptive line

Clear glass accessory of a shield, lampworked, gilt, made by Henry Edward Murphy for Fritz Lampl/Orplid Glassworks, London, 1950's.




Lampwork; Gilded


Glass; Accessories


Ceramics Collection

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