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Tumbler: C/G.130-1933

Object information

Current Location: In storage

Maker(s)

Uncertain Beilby family (Enameller)

Description

Straight sides. Decorated with exotic birds, a tree, and insects in white enamel, also a gilt band inside the rim (now worn off).

Notes

History note: Unknown before testator

Legal notes

The Rev. A.V. Valentine-Richards Bequest

Measurements and weight

Diameter: 3 1/4 in
Height: 4.0 in

Place(s) associated

  • Newcastle-upon-Tyne ⪼ England

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1933) by Valentine-Richards, A. V., The Rev

Dating

Mid-18th Century
Production date: circa AD 1765

Note

Perhaps by William or Mary Beilby

Components of the work

Decoration composed of enamel ( white) gilt Body

Materials used in production

Lead-glass

References and bibliographic entries

Related exhibitions

Identification numbers

Accession number: C/G.130-1933
Primary reference Number: 26139
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 25 February 2020 Last processed: Saturday 27 November 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) "Tumbler" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/26139 Accessed: 2022-08-09 06:23:21

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