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Ladle: C.483-1928

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Unidentified Staffordshire factory (Factory)


White saltglazed-stoneware, the bowl externally fluted, the straight handle ending in a volute at the top. Associated with pail C.482-1928


History note: Sheldon Collection, Manchester; purchased with a salt-glazed stoneware pail for £5.0.0., privately from Mr Sheldon in December, 1925 by Dr J.W.L. Glaisher, FRS, Trinity College, Cambridge

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Dr J.W.L. Glaisher Bequest

Measurements and weight

Length: 8.5 cm

Acquisition and important dates

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


Mid 18th Century
George II
Circa 1745 CE - Circa 1760 1760 CE

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Components of the work

Surface: composed of salt-glaze Bowl: Diameter 2.4 cm

Materials used in production

off-white Stoneware

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Identification numbers

Accession number: C.483-1928
Primary reference Number: 95961
Old object number: 4759
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Sunday 24 October 2021 Last processed: Sunday 21 November 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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