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Basin: C.1941 & A-1928

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Maker(s)

Workshop 5 (Production)

Notes

History note: Mrs Born-Straub, Thun, from whom bought in 1903 by Dr J.W.L Glaisher, FRS, Trinity College, Cambridge.

Legal notes

Dr J. W. L. Glaisher Bequest

Measurements and weight

Height: 20.5 cm

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

Dating

Second quarter of 18th century
Production date: circa AD/CE 1830

Note

Attributed to Heimberg when bought by Glaisher, and by Rackham (1935), and reattributed to Langnau by Dr Andreas Heege in 2017, see Documentation.

Components of the work

Decoration: composed of slip ( cream and red) oxide colours ( green and yellow) Knob: Surface:

Materials used in production

Lead-glaze Earthenware

Techniques used in production

Lead-glazing Throwing

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Identification numbers

Accession number: C.1941 & A-1928
Primary reference Number: 72894
Old object number: 1824
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 25 February 2020 Last processed: Sunday 28 November 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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