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Strathfieldsay: GPL.262-1928

Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

Strathfieldsay

Maker(s)

Factory: T. J. & J. Mayer (Uncertain)

Entities

Categories

Description

White earthenware, moulded and decorated underglaze with a multicolour transfer print. Circular. On top of lid 'Strathfieldsay', inscribed 'STRATHFIELDSAY'; border of bound laurel leaves; black key plate.

Legal notes

Dr J.W.L. Glaisher Bequest

Measurements and weight

Diameter: 10.7 cm

Place(s) associated

  • Longport ⪼ Staffordshire ⪼ England

Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

19th Century, Mid-Late
Victoria I
After 1850 CE - Circa 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, black key plate
Glazing (coating)

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: 152/June 21st/1924/(S)
  • Method of creation: Inscribed
  • Type: Label
  • Text: STRATHFIELDSAY
  • Location: On top of pot-lid
  • Method of creation: Printed

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: GPL.262-1928
Primary reference Number: 15001
Stable URI

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

Citation for print

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2024) "Strathfieldsay" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/15001 Accessed: 2024-07-22 18:26:15

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{{cite web|url=https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/15001 |title=Strathfieldsay |author=The Fitzwilliam Museum|accessdate=2024-07-22 18:26:15|publisher=The University of Cambridge}}

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