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Robert Burns

1887 (design registered)
Place of origin

Commemorative dish for the Scottish poet Robert Burns

Object details

Object type
TitleRobert Burns (manufacturer's title)
Materials and techniques
Pressed glass
Brief description
Dish, England (Gateshead-on-Tyne), made by Sowerby's Ellison Glass Works Ltd., 1887-1900
Physical description
Commemorative dish for the Scottish poet Robert Burns
  • Height: 4.5cm
  • Maximum width: 23.0cm
Marks and inscriptions
Registration number for 10/1887
Gallery label
Commemorating the Scottish poet Robert Burns (1759-96).
Credit line
Gift of M. J Franklin
Other number
0919 - Glass gallery number
Accession number

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Record createdDecember 13, 1997
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