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Jug: C.223-2015

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Glasshouse: Unknown




Pale green blown glass jug, with a bulbous body, a short cylindrical neck with two anulets, a flaring rim, and a slender curved spout. With an applied ribbon handle which widens into a thick oval pad at its base. There is a pontil mark in the centre of the concave base.


History note: Howard Phillips, Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, from whom purchased in August 1990; 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

Measurements and weight

Height: 14.7 cm
Width: 14 cm

Acquisition and important dates

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


17th Century, Mid#
18th Century
19th Century
1625 CE - 1675 CE


The jug was accessioned as mid 17th century, but seems more like to have been made in the 18th or 19th century.

People, subjects and objects depicted

Components of the work


Materials used in production

pale green Glass

Identification numbers

Accession number: C.223-2015
Primary reference Number: 206948
Old object number: 84
Entry form number: 648
Old loan number: AAL.225-2006
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Audit data

Created: Tuesday 3 November 2015 Updated: Wednesday 4 March 2020 Last processed: Thursday 3 August 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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