GLASSWARE

GLASSWARE
category: 
glass
sub_category: 
Tumbler
date_period: 
Christmas 1902
subject: 
Christmas glass given by Peter Hilton, Brewer from Chorley
Image Description: 

On the glass there is an image of the head and shoulders of King Edward VII with ER at either side. Beneath E is Born Nov. 9th 1841. beneath R Crowned Aug. 9th 1902.A square beneath has the following poem "At this the end of Coronation Year, Let's fill this glass with Hilton's Beer; And raising to our lips we'll sing, God bless our good and gracious King. Below the square "The Seasons Complimets , from, Peter Hilton,Brewer, Wholesale & Family Wine and, Spirit Merchant. Chorley

maker: 
Unknown
provenance: 
G I Bagshaw
remarks: 
condition used
gift_loan_date: 
Thu, 2011-11-03 (All day)