Collection of Glass by Various artists

A collection of 24 pieces of glass including: various wine glasses; a toastmaster glass; gin glass; cider glass; various cordial glasses; goblet; an ale or Perry glass; a betrothal glass (circa 1740, given to Lady Fermoy by Queen Mary, wife of George V); bowl and cover; pair of salts; and a Posset Pot (circa 1725 with a ribbed bell bowl and two swan-necked handles and spout).

Details

Medium:
Glass
Dimensions:
Various
Acquired in:
2003
Presented by:
John and Evelyn Barbirolli through The Art Fund

Other items from the collection presented to the Museum and Art Gallery Kelvingrove, Glasgow.

Venue details

Manchester Art Gallery Mosley Street, MANCHESTER Greater Manchester M2 3JL 0161 235 8888 www.manchesterartgallery.org

Entry details

Free to all
Offers with National Art Pass

Daily, 10am – 5pm (Thu until 9pm)

Closed 24, 25 Dec, Good Friday

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