Downloads: Not Bakewell

Not Bakewell circa 1835, but Sandwich circa 1880
Ian Simmonds.
The Glass Club Bulletin of The National American Glass Club.
Number 201, Spring/Summer 2005, p. 19.
Published in the wake of the groundbreaking exhibition of Bakewell glass at the Frick Art and Historical Center in Pittsburgh early in 2005, this is a reminder that early 19th Century cut motifs were revived late in the 19th Century. The illustrated pitcher featuring “strawberry diamonds” is an example of the Boston and Sandwich Glass Company’s Fryer pattern.