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Coffee pot: C.70 & A-1961

Object information

Current Location: Gallery 26 (Lower Marlay)

Maker(s)

Imperial Porcelain Factory

Entities

Categories

Description

Hard-paste porcelain

Notes

History note: Stephenson Clarke, Croydon Lodge, Surry; by descent to his son, Louis Colville Gray Clarke, Cambridge

Legal notes

L.C.G. Clarke Bequest, 1960

Measurements and weight

Height: 12.2 cm
Width: 9.5 cm

Relative size of this object

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Place(s) associated

  • Vienna ⪼ Austria

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1961-04-27) by Clarke, Louis Colville Gray

Dating

Early 19th Century
Production date: dated AD 1802 : has date stamp 802 for 1802

School or Style

Neoclassical

Materials used in production

Hard-paste porcelain

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: 8
  • Location: On base
  • Method of creation: Impressed
  • Type: Mark
  • Text: 802
  • Location: On base
  • Method of creation: Impressed
  • Type: Mark
  • Text: shield with two cross bars
  • Location: On base
  • Method of creation: Painted underglaze in blue
  • Type: Factory mark

Identification numbers

Accession number: C.70 & A-1961
Primary reference Number: 140351
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 2 September 2014 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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