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bird fountainAccession number: A5653
Production date: 1701-1735
Measurements: H 70 mm; DM 65 mm (approx)
Museum Section: Decorative Art
Summary: Bird fountain, (water dispenser for birds). Colourless glass, conical vessel with mould-blown vertical ribbing, topped with a plain finial. Towards the base a hole marks the place where a short neck vented into a small tray. Base has a shallow kick and unpolished pontil mark.
Location: Object stored at Mortimer Wheeler House (Ceramics and Glass store)