Coloured glass, Sealing wax
220 mm (H); 82 mm (Dia)Order this image
Snowshill Manor and Garden, Gloucestershire (Accredited Museum)
One of eleven old wine bottles of irregular shape but basically cylindrical body, with sealing wax stopper. In notebook no.7, page 4 (1340945.7) Charles Wade refers to: 'Kitchen no.28. 14 old wine bottles of dark green glass, from cellar of Maugersbury Manor Glos.'. Includes sketch.
Given to the National Trust with Snowshill Manor in 1951 by Charles Paget Wade.
Wade, 1944: Charles Paget Wade, Contents of Snowshill Manor. Volume 7 The Cottage, 1944, Page 4