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Richard Cobden (1805-1865): C.820-2016

Object information

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Richard Cobden (1805-1865)


Copeland (Manufacturer)
Noble, Matthew (Sculptor)


Without socle


History note: The estate of G. D. V. Glynn

Legal notes

Accepted by H. M. Government in lieu of Inheritance Tax from the estate of G. D. V. Glynn, and allocated to the Fitzwilliam Museum

Place(s) associated

  • Stoke-on-Trent ⪼ Staffordshire ⪼ England

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Allocated (2016-01-25) by H.M. Government


Mid 19th century
Production date: AD 1865

Materials used in production

Parian (porcelain)

Techniques used in production

Slip casting

Inscription or legends present

  • Location: Reverse of bust
  • Method of creation: Marked
  • Type: Maker's name

Identification numbers

Accession number: C.820-2016
Primary reference Number: 215817
Old number: 378
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Audit data

Created: Tuesday 23 May 2017 Updated: Wednesday 22 May 2019 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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