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Tankard: C/G.8-1938

Object information

Current Location: In storage

Maker(s)

Unknown (Glassworks)

Description

Lead glass. Bell-shaped body with moulded cell-patterns near the base. Rim with threaded border. Loop handle. In the base, a George III silver coin dated 1757. Trumpet-pedestal foot.

Notes

History note: Unknown before testator

Legal notes

Cecil E. Byas Bequest

Measurements and weight

Diameter: 5 3/4 in
Height: 6 3/4 in

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1938) by Byas, Cecil E.

Dating

18th century
Circa 1760 CE - 1780 CE

Components of the work

Bowl Decoration

Materials used in production

Lead-glass

Identification numbers

Accession number: C/G.8-1938
Primary reference Number: 26156
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 25 September 2020 Last processed: Monday 15 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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