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1986

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Bottle Stopper (Ireland)

This is a Bottle stopper. It is dated ca. 1810 and we acquired it in 1986. Its medium is glass, copper, silver. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was bequest of Walter Phelps Warren. It is credited Bequest of Walter Phelps Warren.

Its dimensions are

H x diam.: 11 x 5.8 cm (4 5/16 x 2 5/16 in.)

It has the following markings

Marks: Plated cap punched with unidentified mark, "J.L." (?) WPW notes that Mr. Shrubsole believes they are ficticious.

Cite this object as

Bottle Stopper (Ireland); glass, copper, silver; H x diam.: 11 x 5.8 cm (4 5/16 x 2 5/16 in.); Bequest of Walter Phelps Warren; 1986-61-22-a,b

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