[Letter dated Sep. 26, 1879 from John Northwood to J. Wedgwood & Sons concerning the Portland Vase].

Title: 
[Letter dated Sep. 26, 1879 from John Northwood to J. Wedgwood & Sons concerning the Portland Vase].
Author/Artist: 
Northwood, John, 1836-1902.
Publisher: 
Wordsley near Stourbridge ; September 26, 1879.
Description: 
1 sheet ; 20 cm.
Other Authors: 
Josiah Wedgwood & Sons.
Format of Material: 
Documents
Bib ID: 
101833
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Location: 
Secured Stacks - Archives (Non-Active)
Call Number: 
Range 10, Bay 6, Shelf 5, Ray Grover research collection, Box 1
Notes: 
Written on Glass Ornamenting Works letterhead.
"Copy" written in pencil at top of letter.
Letter concerns the cutting of the cupid's foot on a pottery copy of the Portland Vase.
This item is in the Ray Grover research collection.
Ray Grover research collection
Previously owned by Kenneth Northwood, grandson of John Northwood I, as part of a group of letters written 1877-1880 between Northwood and Josiah Wedgwood & Sons, during which time Northwood polished the pottery editions of the Portland Vase.
Digitized by Boston Photo Imaging May 2012.
Displayed in the exhibition titled "Antiquity Rediscovered", held at the Rakow Research Library, February 15-June 16, 2008.