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Temperance: C.36-1930

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Current Location: In storage

Titles

Temperance

Maker(s)

Wood, John (II) (Factory)
Wood, Ralph, II (Factory)

Description

Lead-glazed earthenware figure

Notes

History note: One of twelve figures bought from Sotheby's, 14th November 1930, lot. 597. Catalogue of the Valuable Collections of English Pottery & Porcelain, Glass, Objects of Vertu and Furniture, the Property of the late John Henry Taylor, Esq., Newstead, Birstall, Leicestershire

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Bought from Sotheby's

Place(s) associated

  • Burslem ⪼ Staffordshire ⪼ England

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (1930-11-14) by Sotheby's

Dating

Late 18th century
George III
Circa 1780 - Circa 1800

Note

Made by in the factory of either John Wood, or his brother Ralph Wood II, or possibly his son Ralph Wood III

Materials used in production

Lead-glaze Earthenware

Techniques used in production

Lead-glazed

Identification numbers

Accession number: C.36-1930
Primary reference Number: 74676
Glaisher number: 862
Additional Glaisher number: GL.Add.5
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 25 February 2020 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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