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Jug: C.3144-1928

Object information

Maker(s)

Unknown (Factory)

Description

Soft-paste porcelain jug, painted underglaze in blue.

Soft-paste porcelain jug, painted underglaze in blue. The jug is of pear shape, supported on a flared base, and with pinched lip spout, the strap handle with a kick terminal. Painted with the arms of John Hawarden Fazackerly. With a basin (C.3145-1928).

Notes

History note: Bought from Mr Stoner, November 19th 1917, £15.

Legal notes

Dr J.W.L. Glaisher Bequest

Measurements and weight

Height: 17.4 cm
Width: 14.6 cm

Relative size of this object

14.6 cm17.4 cm What does this represent?

Relative size of this object is displayed using code inspired by Good Form and Spectacle's work on the British Museum's Waddeson Bequest website and their dimension drawer. They chose a tennis ball to represent a universally sized object, from which you could envisage the size of an object.

Place(s) associated

  • Liverpool ⪼ England

Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

18th century
George II
George III
Circa 1760 CE - 1765 CE

Components of the work

Decoration composed of cobalt-blue

Materials used in production

presumed lead Lead-glaze Soft-paste porcelain

Techniques used in production

Glazing (coating)

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: C.3144-1928
Primary reference Number: 37998
Old object number: 4520, vol. 27
Stable URI

Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 6 December 2012 Last processed: Sunday 28 November 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

Citation for print

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