2013.0027.005 A, B Decanter, view 1
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Decanter (Ale decanter)

  • Category:

    Glass

  • Place of Origin:

    England, United Kingdom, Europe

  • Date:

    1760-1775

  • Materials:

    Glass (lead)

  • Techniques:

    Blown, Wheel-Engraved

  • Museum Object Number:

    2013.0027.005 A, B


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Object Number

2013.0027.005 A, B

Object Name

Decanter (Ale decanter)

Category

Glass

Credit Line/Donor

Museum purchase with funds drawn from the Centenary Fund

Place of Origin

England, United Kingdom, Europe

Date

1760-1775

Mark or Signature or Inscription or Label

1. Inscription; Side; Wheel-engraved inscription "ALE"

Materials

Glass (lead)

Techniques

Blown, Wheel-Engraved

Dimensions (inches)

10.709 (H) , 4.331 (Diam)

Dimensions (centimeters)

27.2 (H) , 11 (Diam)

Object Description

Text available soon.

Bibliography and Bibliographic Notes

[Article] Pendergast, David M. 2013 What's in a Name? Identifying Drink-Related Jugs and Mugs. Ars Ceramica. (25): 70-82 (late 2009 vol.).
Ceramics inscribed with the term "Ale": pp. 71 ("ALE" and "Strong ALE..."), 75 ("...Good Ale..." and "...Ale ...")