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Posset pot: C.227-1928

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Object information

Posset pot. Lead-glazed earthenware, of ogee profile with two loop handles, with trailed and combed decoration in dark red. Round the top is the name of the maker, 'IOHN SIMPSON' and date 1735; the lower part is decorated with combing.

Named entities

Legal notes

Dr J. W. L. Glaisher Bequest

Acquisition and important dates

  • Method of acquisition: Bequeathed
  • Dates: 1928

Dating

  • Production date: CE 1735

Associated department: Applied Arts

References and bibliographic entries

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Audit data

  • Created: Saturday 6 August 2011
  • Updated: Tuesday 25 February 2020
  • Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021
  • Data source: Adlib

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