John Derbyshire & Co. / PAPERWEIGHT in the shape of a lion / Design registered in July 1874John Derbyshire & Co.
PAPERWEIGHT in the shape of a lion
Design registered in July 1874

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Creator Name: John Derbyshire & Co.
Creator Dates/Places: active from 1873
Creator Name-CRT: John Derbyshire & Co.
Creator Name: Landseer, Edwin Henry, Sir, RA
Creator Dates/Places: 1802 - 1875
Creator Name-CRT: Sir Edwin Henry Landseer
Creator Name: Regent Flint Glass Works
Creator Name-CRT: Regent Flint Glass Works
Title: PAPERWEIGHT in the shape of a lion
View: Left 3/4
Creation Date: Design registered in July 1874
Object Type: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects
Materials and Techniques: Press-moulded, acid-etched glass
Dimensions: 12 x 11 x 20
Inscriptions: Marked with a diamond registration mark for July 1874, a manufacturer's mark 'JD' and an anchor, all moulded
AMICA Contributor: The Victoria and Albert Museum
Owner Location: London, England
ID Number: CIRC.358-1965
Copyright: Permission for educational use only granted by the Victoria and Albert Museum 2003
Context - Place: London, United Kingdom
Context - Place: Manchester, United Kingdom
AMICA ID: VAM_.CIRC.358-1965
Measurement Dimension: height
Measurement Value: 12
Measurement Unit: cm
Measurement Dimension: width
Measurement Value: 11
Measurement Dimension: depth
Measurement Value: 20
AMICA Library Year: 2003
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