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Tankard: C.142-2015

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Maker(s)

Glasshouse: Unidentified English glasshouse

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Description

Clear lead-glass blown and mould-blown.The waisted thistle-shaped tankard has mould-blown gadrooning on its lower part, and stands on a low foot. The handle is of D-section and has a folded kick at the lower end.

Notes

History note: Howard Phillips from whom purchased in March 1981; Sir Ivor and Lady Batchelor, St Andrew's, Fife; Sir Ivor died on 24 April 2005; on loan since 2006 (Syndicate of 30 January)

Legal notes

Sir Ivor and Lady Batchelor Bequest through The Art Fund

Measurements and weight

Height: 14.2 cm
Width: 12.4 cm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (2015-04-27) by Batchelor, Ivor, Sir and Lady

Dating

18th Century, Early#
George I
Circa 1720 CE - 1730 CE

School or Style

Baroque

People, subjects and objects depicted

Components of the work

Rim Diameter 9.2 cm
Tankard

Materials used in production

clear Lead-glass

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: small rectangular white paper stick-on label

  • Text: 14
  • Location: Over pontil mark
  • Method of creation: Hand-written in black ink
  • Type: Label

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Identification numbers

Accession number: C.142-2015
Primary reference Number: 206886
Old object number: 14
Entry form number: 648
Old loan number: AAL.142-2006
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Created: Tuesday 20 October 2015 Updated: Tuesday 20 June 2023 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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