drinking glasses; category
late 18th century; George III
Lead glass. Funnel-shaped bowl with an engraved peacock and a stag's head. Rudimentary stem containing opaque twists (multi-ply corkscrew/double spiral bands). A terraced-conical foot, much thicker than usual.
England, glassworks, country
bowl blown, with engraved decoration
height, whole, 3 3/8, in
diameter, whole, 2 7/8, in
bequeathed; 1933; Valentine-Richards, Alfred Valentine, The Rev.
unknown before testator
The Rev. A.V. Valentine-Richards Bequest
Poole, Julia E.. Bequests from Two Cambridge Collectors, The Reverend Alfred Valentine Valentine-Richards MA (1866-1933) and Donald H. Beves MA (1896-1961).
Source Title: Glass Collectors and their Collections in Museums in Great Britain(1999)
p. pp. 49-55
Ref. The Reverend Alfred Valentine Valentine-Richards MA (1866-1933), pp. 49-55
Object Number: C/G.133-1933
(record id: 25731; input: 2001-03-30; modified: 2012-01-16)