The Noble Chalice
- Art Funded
- 14 x 13 cm
- Frank Partridge
The broad shallow bowl is supported by a short stem and a bold knop of writhen design, between two bands of hatching.
The foot with repousse lobes spreads out on to a moulded rim. An example of early Gothic design in its conception of forms and attention to detail.
Sir John Noble of Argyll.
Daily, 10am – 5.30pm (Fri until 8.30pm) Closed 24 – 26 Dec and 1 Jan