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Bowl: C.484-1928

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Maker(s)

Unidentified Staffordshire factory (Factory)

Description

White-stoneware, thrown, and salt-glazed. Circular with deep sides and turned out rim, standing on a footrim

Notes

History note: No information before donor

Legal notes

Dr J.W.L. Glaisher Bequest

Measurements and weight

Height: 5.1 cm

Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

Mid 18th Century
George II
Circa 1730 CE - 1760 1760 CE

Components of the work

Surface: composed of salt-glaze Footrim: Diameter 4.6 cm
Rim: Diameter 7.5 cm

Materials used in production

white Stoneware

Techniques used in production

Throwing : White stoneware, thrown and salt-glazed
Salt-glazing

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: 904
  • Location: On base
  • Method of creation: Black ink under varnish
  • Inscription

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: C.484-1928
Primary reference Number: 75258
Old object number: 904
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Sunday 24 October 2021 Last processed: Saturday 20 November 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2020) "Bowl" Web page available at: https://collection.beta.fitz.ms/id/object/75258 Accessed: 2021-11-27 13:56:48

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