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Caudle cup: AAL.25-2009

Object information

Maker(s)

Unknown (Assayed)

Description

Two-handled caudle cup, chased in the Chinoiserie style with exotic birds and foliage, the base engraved with initials "L D A".

Legal notes

Lent by Jonathan Gray of The Bill Gray Collection

Measurements and weight

Diameter: 8.6 cm
Height: 7 cm

Place(s) associated

  • London ⪼ England

Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

James II
17th Century
1685 CE - 1686 CE

School or Style

Chinoiserie

Materials used in production

Silver

Techniques used in production

Chasing

Identification numbers

Accession number: AAL.25-2009
Primary reference Number: 184531
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 25 September 2019 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) "Caudle cup" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/184531 Accessed: 2022-07-06 10:26:23

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