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Mug: C.116-1933

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

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Production: Unknown

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Description

Creamware. Painted with scrolls and flowers on a cream ground. Inscribed "fill it again my boys"

Legal notes

Bequeathed by The Rev A. V. Valentine-Richards

Measurements and weight

Height: 12.4 cm
Length: 12.7 cm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1905-04-16) by Valentine-Richards, A. V., The Rev

Dating

18th Century
Production date: AD 1779

Materials used in production

Lead-glaze
Paint
Earthenware

Techniques used in production

Painting
Lead-glazed

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: "fill it again my boys"
  • Location: Front
  • Method of creation: Inscribed
  • Type: Inscription

Identification numbers

Accession number: C.116-1933
Primary reference Number: 71436
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 25 February 2020 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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