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Beaker: AAL.7B-2009

Object information

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Maker(s)

Maker: Wright, Edward

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Description

The plain body with everted lip & upon rim & splayed foot. Engraved with a heraldic bird in a basket on a horizontal striped pole. Assayed - Bury St Edmunds (nearer Yarmouth).

Legal notes

Lent to the museum by Jonathan Gray, from The Bill Gray Collection

Measurements and weight

Diameter: 7 cm
Height: 8.25 cm

Place(s) associated

  • Bury St Edmunds

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Loan (2009) by Gray, Jonathan

Dating

Charles II
Production date: circa AD 1660

Materials used in production

Silver

Identification numbers

Accession number: AAL.7B-2009
Primary reference Number: 184436
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 20 June 2022 Last processed: Monday 25 July 2022

Associated departments & institutions

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

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