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Sorbet Glass One of a Pair

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Birmingham Museums and Art Gallery.

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Basic Information

Accession Number:1999M17.1
Collection:Applied Art - Glass
Date:1858 - 1858

Maker Information

Designer:A Follet Osler - View biography for A Follet Osler
Manufacturer:F & C Osler (Ltd) - View history

Notes

Osler & Sons of Broad Street, Birmingham created these ruby sorbet glasses as part of the 'Tudor Service' made especially for Queen Victoria's visit to Aston Hall on 15th June 1858.

Presented by the Friends of Birmingham Museums and Art Gallery with a 50% grant from the MGC/VandA Purchase Grant Fund.

Further Information

Production Period:19th Century
Medium:Ruby and clear colourless glass with gilding.
Material(s):Gilt
Place of Origin:Birmingham, England

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