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Wine taster: AAL.110-2009

Object information

Awaiting location update


Assayed: Unknown




In traditional English shape; i.e. with centre hump, otherwise plain. Inscribed on the outside - 'John Payne 1706 Ex Donoto Mich: Phillips.'

Legal notes

Lent by Jonathan Gray of The Bill Gray Collection

Measurements and weight

Diameter: 10.4 cm
Height: 2.22 cm

Place(s) associated

  • London ⪼ England

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Loan (2009) by Gray, Jonathan


William III (1750-1702)
17th Century#
Production date: AD 1695

Materials used in production


Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: the mark is very unclear but looks something like a H or a K in beeded square.

  • Type: Hallmark
  • Text: 'John Payne 1706 Ex Donoto Mich: Phillips.'
  • Location: Outside
  • Type: Inscription

Identification numbers

Accession number: AAL.110-2009
Primary reference Number: 185891
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Audit data

Created: Friday 25 November 2011 Updated: Tuesday 21 June 2022 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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