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Ink stand: C.1907 & A & B-1928

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History note: Bought at Thun in December 1903 by Dr J.W.L. Glaisher, FRS, Trinity College, Cambridge

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Dr J. W. L. Glaisher Bequest

Place(s) associated

  • Langnau ⪼ Canton of Bern ⪼ Switzerland

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1928-12-07) by Glaisher, J. W. L., Dr

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  • Text: UB 1794
  • Location: On front
  • Method of creation: Painted in white slip
  • Inscription

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Identification numbers

Accession number: C.1907 & A & B-1928
Primary reference Number: 72840
Old object number: 1977
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 25 February 2020 Last processed: Sunday 28 November 2021

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

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