The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
  • Cruet
  • Unknown Artist / Maker
  • Venice
  • late 17th -18th century
  • Composite vessel, the body in colourless glass with slightly pinkish tinge and translucent turquoise-blue and opaque turquoise-blue, red, white and yellow glass elements; the foot in colourless glass with brownish-green tinge; mould-blown, applied and tooled features;gilding.
  • Height: 12.8 cm
    Diameter: 8.7 cm
  • C559
  • Sixteenth Century Gallery
Images & Media
Further Reading
  • Beurdeley; comte de Nieuwerkerke, 1865; Sir Richard Wallace, August 1871.