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Walmer Castle with Horsemen: GPL.263-1928

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Walmer Castle with Horsemen


Factory: John Ridgway & Co. (Uncertain)
Factory: Bates, Brown-Westhead, Moore & Co. (Uncertain)




White earthenware, moulded and decorated underglaze with a multicolour transfer print. Circular. On top of lid 'Walmer Castle with Horsemen', inscribed 'WALMER CASTLE'; border of two black lines; black key plate.

Legal notes

Dr J.W.L. Glaisher Bequest

Measurements and weight

Diameter: 10.2 cm

Place(s) associated

  • Shelton

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1928) by Glaisher, J. W. L., Dr


Mid-late 19th Century
Victoria I
After 1850 CE - Circa 1900 CE


John Ridgway or Bates, Brown-Westhead, Moore & Co., Cauldon Place, Shelton, Staffordshire

School or Style


People, subjects and objects depicted

Components of the work


Materials used in production


Techniques used in production

Moulding : White earthenware, moulded and decorated underglaze with a multicolour transfer print, black key plate
Glazing (coating)

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: 153/June 19th/1924...
  • Method of creation: Inscribed
  • Type: Label
  • Location: On top of pot-lid
  • Method of creation: Printed

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: GPL.263-1928
Primary reference Number: 15005
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 25 February 2020 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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