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Charles Thurston Thompson (1816-68)

Vase with lid c.1853-5

Albumen print | 18.5 x 16.9 cm (image) | RCIN 2369610

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Photograph of a vase with a lid. The vase has two handles. The handles are topped with sculpted depictions of sphinxes.
  • Creator(s)

    Charles Thurston Thompson (1816-68) (photographer)

  • 18.5 x 16.9 cm (image)

  • Acquired by Queen Victoria and Prince Albert

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • albums
    • Science, Medicine and Technology
      • Engineering & Technology
        • Packaging
          • Containers
            • Vessels (containers)
              • Vases