This delicate collection of vessels was created by Amanda Simmons, a Scottish glass-maker who specialises in kiln-formed pieces.

Her use of opaque glass powders creates surfaces with varying translucencies as they elongate during the firing process, making every object unique.


Sir Nicholas and Judith Goodison, Amanda Simmons

Fitzwilliam Museum

Trumpington Street, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, CB2 1RB
01223 332900

Opening times

Tue – Sat, 10am – 5pm

Sun & Bank Holidays, 12noon – 5pm

Closed Mon, 24 – 26, 31 Dec and 1 Jan

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