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Goblet

  • Place of origin:

    England (possibly, made)
    Ireland (possibly, made)

  • Date:

    mid 18th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Glass with diamond-point engraved decoration

  • Museum number:

    C.61-1973

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Foot: folded; Stem: teared; Bowl: trumpet

Place of Origin

England (possibly, made)
Ireland (possibly, made)

Date

mid 18th century (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Glass with diamond-point engraved decoration

Marks and inscriptions

'The Glorious & Immortal Memory of King Willm & his Q and Perpetual disappointment to the Pope t(he) (Pretender) and all the enemies of the Protestant (Religion)'
decoration

Dimensions

Height: 27.0 cm

Descriptive line

Glass Goblet, England or Ireland, 1740-1760

Labels and date

Engraved with an equestrian portrait of King William III, and Irish loyalist inscription. The engraving probably added later. []

Subjects depicted

Horse; King

Categories

Glass; Christianity; Royalty; Drinking; Portraits

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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