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Wine cup: AAL.99-2009

Object information

Maker(s)

Cook, Erasmus (Silversmith)

Description

The bell-shaped body with slightly everted lip, encircled below the lip with a band of hit-and-miss decoration. Laddered collars at the base of the bowl and joining the spool stem to a spreading domed foot with flat edge. A single fleur-de-lys on the lip.

Legal notes

Lent by Jonathan Gray of The Bill Gray Collection

Measurements and weight

Diameter: 7.9 cm
Height: 13 cm

Place(s) associated

  • Bury St Edmunds ⪼ England

Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

Elizabeth I
16th century
Production date: circa AD 1568

Materials used in production

Silver

Identification numbers

Accession number: AAL.99-2009
Primary reference Number: 184624
Stable URI

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) "Wine cup" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/184624 Accessed: 2022-06-30 01:40:51

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