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Tea bowl: C.39-1927

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Maker(s)

Factory: Worcester Porcelain Factory

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Description

Soft-paste porcelain bowl, transfer-printed onglaze in black, painted in polychrome enamels with 'The Windmill' divided into two scenes, and gilt.

Soft-paste porcelain bowl, transfer-printed onglaze in black, painted in blue, green, yellow, red and brown enamel colours and gilt. Circular with curved sides, standing on a footring. 'The Windmill' divided into two scenes. A brown band with a gilt band over it encircle the rim.

Notes

History note: Unknown before Dr W.S. Hadley (d. 25 December 1927), Master of Pembroke College, Cambridge

Legal notes

Bequeathed by W.S. Hadley

Measurements and weight

Diameter: 7.6 cm
Height: 4.0 cm

Place(s) associated

  • Worcester ⪼ Worcestershire ⪼ England

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1927-12-25) by Hadley, W. S.

Dating

Third quarter of 18th century
George III
Circa 1765 - Circa 1770

Components of the work

Decoration composed of enamels ( blue, green, yellow, red and brown) gold

Materials used in production

oresumed lead Lead-glaze
steatitic Soft-paste porcelain

Techniques used in production

Glazing (coating) : Soft-paste porcelain, transfer-printed onglaze in black, painted in blue, green, yellow, red and brown enamel colours and gilt

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Identification numbers

Accession number: C.39-1927
Primary reference Number: 33068
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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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