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Armorial goblet: C.510-1961

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Current Location: In storage


Enameller: Beilby, William (Probably)
Maker: uncertain (Probably)




Lead glass painted in enamels and gilded. Large bucket bowl painted with arms of Watson (Marquis of Rockingham) and Bright, with the crest of Watson; a heavy opaque twist stem. Plain foot.


History note: Mrs A. Harvey, Brook Court, Camberley, lot 313

Legal notes

D.H. Beves Bequest

Measurements and weight

Diameter: 11.4 cm
Height: 22.6 cm

Place(s) associated

  • Newcastle-upon-Tyne ⪼ England

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1961-10-19) by Beves, Donald H.


18th Century, Mid#
Production date: circa AD 1765


Both Ralph Beilby (1743-1817) and Thomas Beilby (1747-1826) were working with William Beilby during the 1760s. Ralph specialised in heraldic engraving and may therefore have been responsible for the design. Thomas left Newcastle in 1769.

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Components of the work

Decoration composed of enamel gold

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Identification numbers

Accession number: C.510-1961
Primary reference Number: 25842
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 24 September 2020 Last processed: Thursday 7 December 2023

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

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