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Jug: C.1141-1928

Object information

Current Location: Gallery 27 (Glaisher)




Printed in black, painted in enamels and lustred. On one side is a stage coach, inscribed with 'BY SMITH & CO.' and 'Liverpool LONDON Leicester Kendal Carlisle Northampton/ The Royal Pilot'. On the other side is a cock fight, captioned 'Fly 5 to 4' and 'A done/with you'.

Legal notes

Bequeathed by J. W. L. Glaisher

Acquisition and important dates

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


19th Century
Production date: circa AD 1817

Materials used in production

white Earthenware

Techniques used in production


Inscription or legends present

  • Text: 'J.W. 1817'
  • Location: Front
  • Type: Initials and date
  • Text: three cups
  • Location: Front, above initials and date
  • Type: Mark

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Identification numbers

Accession number: C.1141-1928
Primary reference Number: 138424
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 13 April 2017 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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