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Scottish Piper, wife and dog: C.970-2016

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Titles

Scottish Piper, wife and dog

Maker(s)

Unknown (Manufacturer)

Notes

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

Measurements and weight

Height: 41.8 cm
Length: 24.9 cm
Width: 15.8 cm

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24.9 cm41.8 cm What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

Late 19th Century
Production date: AD 1875

Components of the work

Base Length 24.9 cm Width 15.8 cm

Materials used in production

Parian (porcelain)

Techniques used in production

Slip casting

Identification numbers

Accession number: C.970-2016
Primary reference Number: 215975
Old number: 618
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Audit data

Created: Tuesday 30 May 2017 Updated: Monday 3 June 2019 Last processed: Wednesday 24 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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