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Punch bowl: C.19-1932

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Object information

Current Location: Gallery 26 (Lower Marlay)

Maker(s)

Factory: Derby Porcelain Manufactory

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Description

Soft-paste porcelain punch bowl, painted in polychrome enamels and gilt, with a view of Derby.

Legal notes

Given by Mrs W.D. Dickson

Measurements and weight

Diameter: 12 3/8 in
Height: 5 1/2 in

Place(s) associated

  • Derby ⪼ Derbyshire ⪼ England

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1932-05-10) by Dickson, W. D. (Frances Louisa), Mrs

Dating

End of 18th century
George III
Production date: circa AD 1790

Components of the work

Decoration composed of enamels ( polychrome) gold

Materials used in production

presumed lead Lead-glaze
Soft-paste porcelain

Techniques used in production

Glazing (coating) : Soft-paste porcelain punch bowl, painted in polychrome enamels and gilt

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: crossed batons and three dots with ‘D’ below, and a crown above
  • Method of creation: Painte in purple enamel
  • Type: Mark

Identification numbers

Accession number: C.19-1932
Primary reference Number: 137179
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 29 September 2016 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Applied Arts

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