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Cologne bottle


Falcon Glassworks of Apsley Pellatt


c. 1830

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Cologne bottle, Falcon Glassworks of Apsley Pellatt
Cologne bottle: Gallery Label - Current
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Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Glass (Do Not Use) | Blown and cut glass with encased sulphide
Size: 6 x 4 x 2 3/4 in. (15.2 x 10.2 x 7 cm)
Creation Place: England, London
Culture: England
Style: 19th century
Physical Description: clear glass; pillar cut with diamonds cut in alternating ribs; starburst on bottom; cameo incrustation decoration of a kneeling supplicant slave in chains
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of the Decorative Arts Council
Accession Number: 2001.40a,b
Artist: Falcon Glasshouse of Apsley Pellatt, London, c. 1791-1890
Role: Manufacturer
Nationality: London
Life Dates: London, c. 1791-1890
Added to Site: February 28, 2009