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Stained & Painted Glass

Dutch onion bottle with sea battle scene

Description:

This large, glass Dutch spirit bottle with stopper dates to the Dutch Golden Age in the 17th century. The 'onion bottle' features a painted sea battle and athe portrait of a man who is likely a celebrated Admiral on one side of its body and a coat of arms with lion rampant and red cross on the other.

 



Source:
The Dick Institute
Digital Number:
RI_DI_0052514
Copyright:
East Ayrshire Council


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