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Bacchus, George, & Sons

Gordon Campbell

in Grove Art Online

Volume Grove Art Online, issue Published in print August 1996 |
Published online October 2008 | e-ISBN: 9781884446054

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English glasshouse founded in Birmingham in 1818 as Bacchus, Green & Green; it became Bacchus & Green in 1834 and Bacchus & Sons in the 1840s. In the 1830s the company became the first to produce pressed glass in England. Its products included cased glass, tablewares and paperweights.

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Subjects: Art

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