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A Sportsman or Gamekeeper with a Dog and a Girl: C.1743-1928

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Object information

Current Location: In storage


A Sportsman or Gamekeeper with a Dog and a Girl


Pottery: Unidentified Liverpool pottery
Printer: J. Sadler & G. Green




Buff earthenware, tin-glazed bluish-white on the upper surface and transfer-printed in red. A sportsman or gamekeeper with a gun and dog, and a girl, holding out her apron to receive the bird; '88' border.


History note: Purchased from Mr Sidney Hand, Grafton Street, London, W. 1., for £1 on 9 June, 1922 by Dr J.W.L. Glaisher, FRS, Trinity College, Cambridge

Legal notes

Dr J.W.L. Glaisher Bequest

Measurements and weight

Depth: 0.6 cm
Height: 12.7 cm
Width: 12.7 cm

Place(s) associated

  • Liverpool ⪼ Lancashire ⪼ England

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1928-12-07) by Glaisher, J. W. L., Dr


18th Century, third quarter#
George III
Circa 1765 CE - 1775 CE


Made in Liverpool and printed by J. Sadler and G. Green

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People, subjects and objects depicted

Components of the work

Decoration composed of high-temperature colour ( red)
Front composed of tin-glaze

Materials used in production

buff Earthenware

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: C.1743-1928
Primary reference Number: 15453
Old object number: 3787B
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 25 February 2020 Last processed: Tuesday 17 October 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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