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Cream jug: C.5-1999

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Current Location: In storage


Production: Unknown




Cream, brown and blue, lead-glazed agateware cream jug of silver shape with three paw feet.

Cream jug. Cream, brown, and blue, lead-glazed agateware, press-moulded. Of piriform silver-shape, with shaped rim, loop handle, and three paw feet with a lion's mask at the junction of each with the body.


History note: London art market; purchased by the donors through Robert Allbrook of Messrs A.F. Allbrook, Essex, through Messrs Albert Amor, Bury Street, London, in October 1977.

Legal notes

Given by Sir Ivor and Lady Batchelor

Measurements and weight

Height: 9.6 cm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1999-01-18) by Batchelor, Ivor, Sir and Lady


18th Century, Mid#
Circa 1750 CE - 1760 CE

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Materials used in production

cream, brown and blue Earthenware

Techniques used in production

Lead-glazing : Cream, brown, and blue, lead-glazed agateware.

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Identification numbers

Accession number: C.5-1999
Primary reference Number: 28513
Entry form number: 101
Old object number: 39
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 15 July 2020 Last processed: Thursday 7 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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