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Figure: C/G.1.11-1928

Object information

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Production: Unknown (Probably)




Figure of a black servant in 18th century uniform, holding a candle in his right hand and a kettle in his left, on a pedestal, lampworked in black, white, red, clear and blue glass.

Legal notes

Dr J.W.L. Glaisher Bequest

Place(s) associated

  • Nevers ⪼ France

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1928-12-07) by Glaisher, J. W. L., Dr


18th Century
19th Century
Circa 1700 CE - 1900 CE

People, subjects and objects depicted

Components of the work

Parts composed of blue glass white glass black glass red glass clear glass

Techniques used in production


References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: C/G.1.11-1928
Primary reference Number: 27535
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 27 October 2017 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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