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War: C.1073-2016

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Titles

War

Maker(s)

Unknown (Manufacturer)

Description

Parian porcelain, glazed, and painted in dark blue, blue, pale turquoise, pale salmon pink, very pale flesh tone, pale brown and black enamels, and gilded. A pair with Peace (C.945-2016)

Notes

History note: The estate of G. D. V. Glynn

Legal notes

Accepted by H. M. Government in lieu of Inheritance Tax from the estate of G. D. V. Glynn, and allocated to the Fitzwilliam Museum

Measurements and weight

Height: 32.8 cm
Length: 15 cm
Width: 13.5 cm

Relative size of this object

15 cm32.8 cm What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Allocated (2016-01-25) by H.M. Government

Components of the work

Base: Diameter 10.2 cm
Decoration:

Materials used in production

Parian (porcelain) Gold

Techniques used in production

Slip casting

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: C.1073-2016
Primary reference Number: 216089
Old number: 340
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Audit data

Created: Thursday 1 June 2017 Updated: Wednesday 19 June 2019 Last processed: Monday 29 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

Citation for print

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2020) "Bust" Web page available at: https://collection.beta.fitz.ms/id/object/216089 Accessed: 2021-12-07 23:42:49

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