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Pegwell Bay, Established 1760: GPL.96-1928

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Pegwell Bay, Established 1760


F. & R. Pratt & Co. (Factory)
After Short, Frank, Sir (Painter)


White earthenware, moulded and decorated underglaze with a multicolour transfer print. On the top 'Pegwell Bay, Established 1760', with narrow path, inscribed 'PEGWELL BAY, ESTABLISHED 1760'; line and dot border Fig. VIII a. (Williams-Wood, p. 103).

Legal notes

Dr J.W.L. Glaisher Bequest

Measurements and weight

Height: 10.6 cm

Place(s) associated

  • Fenton ⪼ Staffordshire ⪼ England

Acquisition and important dates

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


Mid-late 19th Century
Victoria I
Circa 1860 CE - 1900 CE

School or Style


People, subjects and objects depicted

Components of the work


Materials used in production

Glaze Earthenware

Techniques used in production

Moulding : White earthenware, moulded and decorated underglaze with a multicolour transfer print
Glazing (coating)

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: No. 99/Bought at Ramsgate/Novr. 1923
  • Method of creation: Inscribed
  • Type: Label
  • Method of creation: Printed

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: GPL.96-1928
Primary reference Number: 14756
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 25 February 2020 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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