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Wine bottle

Wine bottle

  • Place of origin:

    Bristol (city), England (made)

  • Date:

    1821-1830 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Ricketts, H. (glass-maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Mould-blown glass, with applied seal

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Glass, room 131, case 45, shelf 4

Place of Origin

Bristol (city), England (made)


1821-1830 (made)


Ricketts, H. (glass-maker)

Materials and Techniques

Mould-blown glass, with applied seal

Marks and inscriptions

'Doneraile House' on seal, on base 'H.Ricketts & Co Glass Works Bristol' and on shoulder, 'Patent'


Height: 28.5 cm

Descriptive line

Wine bottle, England (Bristol), made by H. Ricketts, 1821-1830.

Labels and date

Seal impressed 'Doneraile House', for the Viscounts Doneraile of County Cork, Ireland. The base moulded with'H.Ricketts & Co Glass Works Bristol' and the bottle fully mould-blown by the process patented by Ricketts in 1821: the shoulder moulded with 'Patent'



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