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Teapot: C.3 & A-1836

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Object information

Maker(s)

Unknown (Production)

Description

Red stoneware teapot and cover.
Mark incised

Legal notes

Given by Miss Whitehurst

Measurements and weight

Height: 5.4 cm
Length: 10.8 cm

Relative size of this object

10.8 cm5.4 cm What does this represent?

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Place(s) associated

  • Ysing ⪼ China

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1836-07-27) by Whitehurst, Miss

Dating

17th-18th Century
1600 - 1799 1799

Materials used in production

Stoneware

Identification numbers

Accession number: C.3 & A-1836
Primary reference Number: 74290
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 24 September 2015 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

Citation for print

This record can be cited in the Harvard Bibliographic style using the text below:

The Fitzwilliam Museum (2020) "Teapot" Web page available at: https://collection.beta.fitz.ms/id/object/74290 Accessed: 2021-12-03 19:50:16

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