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Vase: C.163-1932

Object information

Current Location: Gallery 26 (Lower Marlay)

Maker(s)

Factory: Rockingham China Works

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Description

Soft-paste porcelain vase, painted in polychrome enamels.

Notes

History note: Unknown before donor, Mrs W.D. (Frances Louisa) Dickson, Bournemouth

Legal notes

Given by Mrs W.D. Dickson

Measurements and weight

Diameter: 5 7/8 in
Height: 5 3/4 in

Place(s) associated

  • Swinton ⪼ Yorkshire ⪼ England

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1932) by Dickson, W. D. (Frances Louisa), Mrs

Dating

Beginning of 19th Century
William IV
Production date: circa AD 1830

Components of the work

Decoration composed of enamels ( polychrome)

Materials used in production

presumed lead Lead-glaze
Soft-paste porcelain

Techniques used in production

Glazing (coating) : Soft-paste porcelain, painted in polychrome enamels

Inscription or legends present

  • Method of creation: Printed in red-brown
  • Type: Mark
  • Text: A No.8.C1 .12.
  • Method of creation: In red
  • Type: Number

Identification numbers

Accession number: C.163-1932
Primary reference Number: 40572
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 11 August 2016 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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