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Pegwell Bay, S. Banger's Shop: GPL.231-1928

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Pegwell Bay, S. Banger's Shop


Factory: Bates, Brown-Westhead, Moore & Co. (Uncertain)




White earthenware, moulded and decorated underglaze with a multicolour transfer print. Circular. On top of lid 'Pegwell Bay, S. Banger's Shop', inscribed 'PEGWELL BAY' and shop signs with 'S. BANGER/original/SHRIMP SAUCE/ Manufactory' and 'S.BANGER/Shrimp Sauce/Manufacture'; border of stylised flower heads and scallops filled with horizontal striations, between two black lines; black key plate. Interior printed in black 'S Banger/PEGWELL BAY/Nr RAMSGATE.' between two oval lines.


History note: Possibly bought from Stanley Woolston, Cambridge

Legal notes

Dr J.W.L. Glaisher Bequest

Measurements and weight

Diameter: 9.9 cm

Place(s) associated

  • Shelton ⪼ Staffordshire ⪼ England

Acquisition and important dates

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


19th Century, Mid-Late
Victoria I
Circa 1850 CE - 1900 CE

School or Style


People, subjects and objects depicted

Components of the work


Materials used in production


Techniques used in production

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

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: S. BANGER/original/SHRIMP SAUCE/ Manufactory
  • Location: On top of pot-lid
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Text: S.BANGER/Shrimp Sauce/Manufacture
  • Location: On top of pot-lid
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Text: 104/Sep.26.1924/W
  • Method of creation: Inscribed
  • Type: Label

Inscription present: between two oval lines

  • Location: Interior
  • Method of creation: Printed in black
  • Location: On top of pot-lid
  • Method of creation: Printed

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: GPL.231-1928
Primary reference Number: 14934
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 25 February 2020 Last processed: Wednesday 13 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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