Communion cup & inkstand by Unknown Artist

1) Silver communion cup, late 17th century.

Details

Medium:
Silver, copper
Acquired in:
1963
Bequeathed by:
Mrs M S Gordon through The Art Fund

2) Fitted inkstand, silver plate on copper, 19th century. Part of the Gordon bequest. Mrs Gordon bequeathed a total of 153 objects to the Bowes Museum. Mrs Gordon was widow of the Bishop of Jarrow and a member of the Durham Colleges Council.

Provenance

Mrs M.S.Gordon .

Venue details

The Bowes Museum Newgate, BARNARD CASTLE County Durham DL12 8NP 01833 690606 www.thebowesmuseum.org.uk

Entry details

Free with National Art Pass (standard entry £10.50)

Mon – Sun, 10am – 5pm

Closed 25, 26 Dec and 1 Jan

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