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Design for a silver beaker with hop pattern: PD.30-2016

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Design for a silver beaker with hop pattern


Ashbee, Charles Robert

Legal notes

Bequeathed by Mrs Olive Ward

Measurements and weight

Height: 203 mm
Width: 125 mm

Relative size of this object

12.5 m20.3 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (2016) by Ward, O. M., Mrs

Materials used in production

brown Paper Graphite Ink Pen

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Graphite, pen and ink heightened in white on brown paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Silver Beaker either Plain or Closed?
  • Location: Bottom
  • Text: 4
  • Location: Left
  • Text: ? a hop pattern 2/6
  • Location: Left

Inscription present: signature

  • Text: CRA
  • Location: Bottom right

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.30-2016
Primary reference Number: 221638
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Audit data

Created: Monday 31 July 2017 Updated: Friday 24 August 2018 Last processed: Wednesday 24 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Paintings, Drawings and Prints

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