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Jug: C.14-1981

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Production: Unknown (Probably)




Clear soda (?) glass, mould-blown. The pear-shaped body is vertically ribbed and has a loop handle.

Legal notes

Given by Miss B. Spear in memory of Gordon Norton (d.1980)

Measurements and weight

Height: 18.1 cm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1981-02-02) by Spear, Bettine


18th century
Circa 1700 - 1800

Components of the work


Materials used in production

uncertain Soda lime glass

Techniques used in production

Mould-blowing : Mould-blown glass with ribbed decoration

Identification numbers

Accession number: C.14-1981
Primary reference Number: 27635
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 25 February 2020 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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