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Bears Reading Newspapers: GPL.249-1928

Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

Bears Reading Newspapers

Maker(s)

T. J. & J. Mayer (Factory)

Description

White earthenware, moulded and decorated underglaze with a multicolour transfer print. Circular. On top of lid 'Bears Reading Newspapers'; pearl border; black key plate.

Legal notes

Dr J.W.L. Glaisher Bequest

Measurements and weight

Diameter: 7.1 cm

Place(s) associated

  • Longport ⪼ 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 1850 - 1900

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, black key plate
Glazing (coating)

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Nov.21.1924/BRIGHTON/S.A.
  • Method of creation: Inscribed
  • Type: Label

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: GPL.249-1928
Primary reference Number: 14946
Stable URI

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

Citation for print

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2022) "Bears Reading Newspapers" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/14946 Accessed: 2022-08-16 11:32:20

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