Incised and gilded cup by Heywood Sumner

Incised and gilded cup with lid, designed by Sumner for the occasion of his parents Golden Wedding,1898.


Crystal & gilt
Height: 32 cm (diameter at top 10.2 cm, at base 12.1 cm)
Art Fund grant:
£2,000 ( Total: £7,000)
Acquired in:
Paul Reeves Ltd

Made by James Powell & Sons of Whitefriars. Inscribed; 'GHG.MES JULY 26 AD 1898'. Diameter at the top 10.2 cm, diameter at the base 12.1 cm.

Artists include


By descent to Captain & Mrs Michael Sumner.

Venue details

The Wilson: Cheltenham Art Gallery and Museum Clarence Street, Cheltenham Gloucestershire GL50 3JT 01242 237431

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