image for Lecture item typeCracking Glass at Duke Street Baptist Church

Lecture, Tue 6 Mar 2018

Contact

The Arts Society Richmond

Address

Duke Street,
Richmond,
TW9 1DH

Details

An overview of Britain’s ‘Big Four’ postwar glass companies, comprising Whitefriars, King’s Lynn (Wedgwood), Caithness and Dartington. As well as company and designer histories, special slides examine, compare and contrast ‘Good, Better, Best’ examples from each company. The emergence of these factories is put into context and major influences behind them are discussed. The current glut of Whitefriars fakes is covered, including tips on how to spot them!

On-site light refreshmentsPublic toilets

Event details

Dates Times
Tue 6 Mar 2018 20:00
Drinks from 19:00

Prices

Free to members. £5 to others, payable on the door. No ticket needed

Location

Directions

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Map reference: TQ 179750  Lat: 51.46171 Long: -0.30407

Parking: with charge

Accessible by Public Transport: 0 miles from Richmond station

Facilities

  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets