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Cup and saucer: C.451.1 & A-1928

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Object information

Maker(s)

uncertain (Factory)

Description

Red stoneware, thrown and turned

Notes

History note: London

Legal notes

Dr J.W.L. Glaisher Bequest

Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

Third quarter of 18th century
George III
Circa 1760 - 1770 1770

Components of the work

Saucer: Diameter 12.5 cm
Cup: Height 6.5 cm

Materials used in production

Red dry-bodied stoneware

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: C.451.1 & A-1928
Primary reference Number: 75141
Old object number: 706
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 8 March 2019 Last processed: Sunday 28 November 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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