Skip to main content

Queen Victoria (1819-1901): C.1064-2016

An image of Bust

Terms of use

These images are provided for non-commercial use under a Creative Commons License (BY-NC-ND). To license a high resolution version, please contact our image library who will discuss fees, terms and waivers.

Download this image

Creative commons explained - what it means, how you can use our's and other people's content.

Alternative views

Object information

Current Location: Gallery 26 (Lower Marlay)


Queen Victoria (1819-1901)


Manufacturer: Turner & Wood




History note: Unknown before G.D.V. Glynn; 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: 32.2 cm
Length: 17.9 cm
Width: 11.5 cm

Place(s) associated

  • Stoke-on-Trent ⪼ Staffordshire ⪼ England

Acquisition and important dates

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


19th Century, Late#
Victoria I
Circa 1887 CE - 1888 CE


Turner & Wood operated at Copeland Street in Stoke between about 1880-1888. It was the last of several partnerships dating back to 1859 when the firm was at Albert Street. All the partnerships produced Parian, and other bodies inscluding bone china, stoneware and earthenware.

School or Style


Components of the work

Base Length 10.4 cm

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: Factory mark
  • Text: RD (blue)/407 (black)
  • Location: On underside of socle
  • Method of creation: Hand-written in blue and black biro
  • Type: Label

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: C.1064-2016
Primary reference Number: 216080
Old number: 142
Stable URI

Audit data

Created: Thursday 1 June 2017 Updated: Tuesday 13 October 2020 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

Citation for print

This record can be cited in the Harvard Bibliographic style using the text below:

The Fitzwilliam Museum (2023) "Queen Victoria (1819-1901)" Web page available at: Accessed: 2023-12-09 09:13:34

Citation for Wikipedia

To cite this record on Wikipedia you can use this code snippet:

{{cite web|url= |title=Queen Victoria (1819-1901) |author=The Fitzwilliam Museum|accessdate=2023-12-09 09:13:34|publisher=The University of Cambridge}}

API call for this record

To call these data via our API (remember this needs to be authenticated) you can use this code snippet:

Bootstrap HTML code for reuse

To use this as a simple code embed, copy this string:

<div class="text-center">
    <figure class="figure">
        <img src=""
        alt="Queen Victoria (1819-1901)"
        class="img-fluid" />
        <figcaption class="figure-caption text-info">Queen Victoria (1819-1901)</figcaption>

More objects and works of art you might like

Queen Victoria, 1841.

Accession Number: CM.35-1932

Coronation of Queen Victoria. 1838.

Accession Number: CM.2-1938

Coronation of Queen Victoria. 1838.

Accession Number: CM.1-1938

Diamond Jubilee of Queen Victoria. 1897.

Accession Number: CM.245-1938

Suggested products from Curating Cambridge

You might be interested in this...

Sign up for updates

Updates about future exhibitions and displays, family activities, virtual events & news. You'll be the first to know...