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Vase: C.1266.5 & A-1928

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Object information

Current Location: Gallery 27 (Glaisher)

Maker(s)

Potter: Woolley, Richard

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Description

Fine white stoneware with applied white reliefs and blue slip background

Notes

History note: Mr Frank Stoner, London, from whom purchased by Dr Glaisher on 19 November, 1917 as part of a set for £50

Legal notes

Dr J.W.L. Glaisher Bequest

Measurements and weight

Height: 21.3 cm
Width: 16.2 cm

Relative size of this object

16.2 cm21.3 cm What does this represent?

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Place(s) associated

  • Longton ⪼ Staffordshire ⪼ England

Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

Early 19th Century
George III
Circa 1809-11 CE - 1811-03 CE

School or Style

Neoclassical

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References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: C.1266.5 & A-1928
Primary reference Number: 71696
Old object number: 4237c.2
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 7 February 2012 Last processed: Monday 26 September 2022

Associated departments & institutions

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

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