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Country Quarters: GPL.113-1928

Object information

Titles

Country Quarters

Maker(s)

F. & R. Pratt & Co. (Factory)
After Adams, A. (Painter)

Description

White earthenware, moulded and decorated underglaze with a multicolour transfer print. On the top 'Country Quarters', after A. Adams, inscribed 'COUNTRY QUARTERS'; border of a yellow line between two brown lines.

Notes

History note: Possibly bought from Stanley Woolston, Cambridge

Legal notes

Dr J.W.L. Glaisher Bequest

Measurements and weight

Diameter: 12.3 cm

Place(s) associated

  • Fenton ⪼ Staffordshire ⪼ England

Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

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

School or Style

Victorian

Components of the work

Decoration

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: 222/OCT.22.1924
  • Method of creation: Inscribed
  • Type: Label
  • Text: COUNTRY QUARTERS
  • Location: On top of pot-lid
  • Method of creation: Printed

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: GPL.113-1928
Primary reference Number: 14809
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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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