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Tumbler cup: AAL.80B-2009

Object information


Robinson, Thomas (Silversmith)


Quite plain, parcel gilt. Engraved on the underside with contemporary initials "I * B" and later figures "33". Pair with AAL.80A-2009.

Legal notes

Lent by Jonathan Gray of The Bill Gray Collection

Measurements and weight

Diameter: 6 cm
Height: 7 cm

Place(s) associated

  • Chester ⪼ England

Acquisition and important dates

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


George I
18th century
Production date: AD 1715

Materials used in production

Parcel-gilt Silver

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: "I * B"
  • Location: Underside
  • Method of creation: Engraved
  • Type: Initials

Inscription present: added later

  • Text: "33"
  • Location: Underside
  • Method of creation: Engraved
  • Type: Initials

Identification numbers

Accession number: AAL.80B-2009
Primary reference Number: 184594
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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

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