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Tyg: C.133-1928

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Current Location: In storage


Potter: Hubble, Nicholas




Four-handled tyg of red earthenware decorated with applied pads of white clay bearing the initials HH, SD, and the date 1659, and with trailed white slip, under yellowish lead-glaze.


History note: Collection of Lady Harvey of 19 Maresfield Gardens, South Hampstead, N.W.; sold en bloc to Mr Stoner of Stoner & Evans, London; purchased with Lady Harvey's other slipwares on June 17, 1912 by Dr J.W.L. Glaisher, FRS, Trinity College, Cambridge

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Dr J.W.L. Glaisher Collection

Place(s) associated

  • Wrotham ⪼ Kent ⪼ England

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1928-12-07) by Glaisher, J. W. L., Dr


17th Century, third quarter#
Production date: dated AD 1659

School or Style


Inscription or legends present

  • Text: NH
  • Location: On exterior
  • Method of creation: On applied pad of clay
  • Type: Initials
  • Text: SD
  • Location: On exterior
  • Method of creation: On applied pad of clay
  • Type: Initials
  • Text: 1659
  • Location: On exterior
  • Method of creation: On applied pad of clay
  • Type: Date

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Identification numbers

Accession number: C.133-1928
Primary reference Number: 71824
Old object number: 3538
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 25 February 2020 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

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

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