Communion cup & inkstand by Unknown Artist

1) Silver communion cup, late 17th century.


Silver, copper
Acquired in:
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.


Mrs M.S.Gordon .

Venue details

The Bowes Museum Newgate, BARNARD CASTLE County Durham DL12 8NP 01833 690606

Entry details

Free with National Art Pass (standard entry £14.00)

Mon – Sun, 10am – 5pm

Closed 25, 26 Dec and 1 Jan