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Ladle: C.161-2015

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Object information

Current Location: Gallery 10 (Octagon)

Maker(s)

Glasshouse: Unidentified

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Description

Lead-glass

Notes

History note: Howard Phillips, London, from whom purchased, May, 1985; Sir Ivor and Lady Batchlor, 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: 5 cm
Length: 16.5 cm

Relative size of this object

16.5 cm5 cm What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

Late 17th-early 18th Century
William III and Mary II
William III (1750-1702)
Circa 1690 CE - 1720 CE

Note

The hook at the end of the handle allowed the ladle to be hooked over the side of the rim of a punch bowl

School or Style

Baroque

People, subjects and objects depicted

Materials used in production

Lead-glass

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Identification numbers

Accession number: C.161-2015
Primary reference Number: 206906
Old object number: 47
Entry form number: 648
Old loan number: AAL.163-2006
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Audit data

Created: Tuesday 3 November 2015 Updated: Monday 25 March 2019 Last processed: Thursday 20 January 2022

Associated departments & institutions

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

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