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Harvest Jug: C.59-1928

Object information

Titles

Harvest Jug

Maker(s)

Unidentified North Devon potter (Potter)

Description

Red earthenware with white slip coating, and sgraffito decoration including the initials and date 'WH 1724' under yellowish lead-glaze

Notes

History note: WH, said to be a farmer at Crosscomb; one of his descendants of the fifth generation living at Shallowford, near South Molton, Devon; bought in 1911 by Theodore Charbonnier, Linton, Devonshire, from whom bought in 1912 by Dr J.W.L. Glaisher, FRS, Trinity College, Cambridge

Dating

Early 18th Century
George I
Production date: dated AD 1724

Identification numbers

Accession number: C.59-1928
Primary reference Number: 138097
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 6 October 2015 Last processed: Monday 15 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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