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Collection Glass, Decorative art
Gallery locationNot on display
PeopleDepiction: Nelson, Horatio

Object details:

Object ID GGG0037
Description Decanter with a stopper, decorated in enamel colours with an oval portrait of Vice-Admiral Horatio Nelson on one side and a bunch of Alpine flowers on the other. The sides and stopper are decorated with foliage and gilding. 'Admiral Nelson' is inscribed in gothic lettering below the portrait.
Date made circa 1870

Artist/Maker Unknown
Credit National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London. Caird Fund.
Materials glass
Measurements Overall: 270 x 110 x 55 mm
  • Decanter (GGG0037)
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