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Spring: C.987-2016

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Titles

Spring

Maker(s)

Manufacturer: Copeland
Sculptor: Hale, Owen

Entities

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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: 44.8 cm
Length: 32.3 cm
Width: 17.9 cm

Relative size of this object

32.3 cm44.8 cm What does this represent?

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Place(s) associated

  • Stoke-on-Trent ⪼ Staffordshire ⪼ England

Acquisition and important dates

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

Components of the work

Base Length 19.5 cm Width 17 cm

Materials used in production

Parian (porcelain)

Techniques used in production

Slip casting

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: COPYRIGHT RESERVED
  • Location: Reverse of base
  • Method of creation: Marked
  • Type: Inscription
  • Text: OWEN HALE COPELAND
  • Location: Side of base
  • Method of creation: Marked
  • Type: Maker's name

Identification numbers

Accession number: C.987-2016
Primary reference Number: 216002
Old number: 481
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Audit data

Created: Tuesday 30 May 2017 Updated: Monday 3 June 2019 Last processed: Saturday 27 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) "Spring" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/216002 Accessed: 2022-12-02 03:16:01

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