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  • Object type

  • Museum number


  • Description

    Group of glass fragments from the Portland Vase.

  • Culture/period

  • Date

    • 0
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Bibliography

    • Gem 4036 bibliographic details
    • Tait 1991 pl. 75 bibliographic details
  • Location

    On display: G70/dc12

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date


  • Acquisition notes

    Miss Reeves was an executor of G H Gabb, who bought the fragments from the family of the mender, John Doubleday, who had retained the fragments after the repair of vase in 1845. The majority of the pieces are now incorporated into the whole vase (1945.9-27.1)

  • Department

    Greek & Roman Antiquities

  • Registration number


  • Additional IDs

    • DBH.2504.a
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