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No! By Heaven I Exclaim'd: GPL.148-1928

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Current Location: In storage


No! By Heaven I Exclaim'd


Factory: F. & R. Pratt & Co.
Painter: Stone, Frank (After)




White earthenware, moulded, decorated with coloured transfer prints under a clear crazed glaze. Blue, yellow and red with a brown key plate. Circular with a sloping rim and flat central area. 'No! By Heaven', adapted from 'The Last Appeal' by Frank Stone, inscribed 'NO! BY HEAVEN, I EXCLAIM'D MAY I PERISH' and 'IF EVER I PLANT IN THAT BOSOM A THORN'. Encircled by a blue line under the lettering, a gilt line and narrow leaf and dart border; red enamel ground; gilt line on the edge of the rim.

Legal notes

Dr J. W. L. Glaisher Bequest

Measurements and weight

Diameter: 21.0 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
Circa 1855 CE - 1900 CE

People, subjects and objects depicted

Components of the work

Glaze composed of lead-glaze
Lid composed of earthenware

Techniques used in production

Moulding : White earthenware, decorated with coloured transfer prints under a clear crazed glaze, brown key plate

Inscription or legends present

  • Location: On top of pot-lid
  • Method of creation: Inscribed
  • Location: On top of pot-lid
  • Method of creation: Inscribed

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: GPL.148-1928
Primary reference Number: 15047
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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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