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Animal figure: C.123-2015

Object information

Current Location: In storage

Maker(s)

Grut, Jeanne Vivian (Designer)

Description

Horse lying on its back. Porcelain ‘blanc de chine’
Designed by Jeanne Grut in 1960

Legal notes

Sir Ivor and Lady Batchelor Bequest

Measurements and weight

Height: 18 cm
Length: 17.8 cm
Width: 12.1 cm

Relative size of this object

17.8 cm18 cm What does this represent?

Relative size of this object is displayed using code inspired by Good Form and Spectacle's work on the British Museum's Waddeson Bequest website and their dimension drawer. They chose a tennis ball to represent a universally sized object, from which you could envisage the size of an object.

Place(s) associated

  • Copenhagen ⪼ Denmark

Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

20th century
Production date: circa AD 1966

Materials used in production

Porcelain

Identification numbers

Accession number: C.123-2015
Primary reference Number: 207642
Old loan number: AAL.123-2006
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Audit data

Created: Monday 18 January 2016 Updated: Tuesday 3 May 2016 Last processed: Monday 15 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) "Animal figure" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/207642 Accessed: 2022-08-10 06:02:01

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