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Swiss sugar pot and cover

Image attached to C.1942 & A-1928

An image of Sugar Pot. Lead-glazed earthenware, dated 1746. Swiss.

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Sugar Pot. Lead-glazed earthenware, dated 1746. Swiss.

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  • Accession Number: C.1942 & A-1928
  • Photograph copyright © The Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge.
  • Aperture: f/22.0
  • Focal length: 62
  • Camera: NIKON D800
  • Photographer name: Amy Jugg
  • Image height: 1024 pixels
  • Image width: 856 pixels
  • Processed with: Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 5.6 (Macintosh)
  • Filesize: 133.39kB
  • Exposure time: 1/60
  • ISO Speed: 100
  • Fnumber: 22/1
  • Captured: 2014:03:07 14:16:50

Key words

18th Century Date Department Fitz_AA Material Medium Nationalities Object Type Other Keywords Predominant Colours Swiss Workflow _WF_AdOK _WF_KWD _WF_OPACtd _WF_PCtd bowl cover cream earthenware festoon garlands glazed knob lead-glazed lidded pot pottery service ware serving piece sugar bowl sugar pot swags tableware

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rgb(62,65,55), rgb(210,209,207), rgb(152,123,75), rgb(134,133,118), rgb(112,84,52), rgb(181,167,135), rgb(237,235,231), rgb(162,144,121), rgb(198,189,166), rgb(166,176,166), rgb(183,171,158)

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