Sunderland Rummer

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Object Name: 
Wineglass
Title: 
Sunderland Rummer
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
62.2.14
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 13.2 cm, Diam (max): 7.3 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1820-1840
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass; blown and engraved. Straight-sided, tapered, bucket bowl, with engraved frame of repeated disks between horizontal lines, enclosing a depiction of a bridge with stone abutments, a ship sailing beneath it, and inscribed "SUNDERLAND BRIDGE" below; inscribed (script) "Jane.Morris/ Wollsoken" on the reverse, framed by floral sprays tied with a bow; disk above a stem with bladed central knop, flared at top and bottom; disk foot with polished pontil mark.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Davis, Cecil, Source
1962-09-19
Color: 
Inscription: 
Jane Morris / Wollsoken
Inscription
Inscribed (script) on the reverse
SUNDERLAND BRIDGE
Inscription
Inscribed below ship on bowl