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Plate: C.1681-1928

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Maker(s)

Probably Temple Back Pottery (Pottery)
Cantle, Thomas (Proprietor of pottery)

Description

Buff earthenware, tin-glazed and painted in blue, green, yellow, red, and manganese-purple. Circular with a wide rim, shallow well, and recessed base. Decorated on the front with a seated Chinese figure holding a vase on a table, seated beside a pavilion in a landscape.

Notes

History note: Mr Wheeler, Winchester from whom bought for 12s.0d. on 8 May 1905 by Dr J.W.L. Glaisher, FRS, Trinity College, Cambridge

Legal notes

Dr J.W.L. Glaisher Bequest

Measurements and weight

Diameter: 22.5 cm

Place(s) associated

  • Bristol ⪼ Somerset ⪼ England

Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

Mid 18th Century
George II
Circa 1750 CE - Circa 1760 CE

School or Style

Oriental Chinoiserie

Components of the work

Decoration composed of high-temperature colour ( blue, green, yellow, red, and manganese-purple)

Materials used in production

buff Earthenware Tin-glaze

Techniques used in production

Moulding : Buff earthenware, moulded, tin-glazed, and painted in blue, green, yellow, red, and manganese-purple
Tin-glazing

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Identification numbers

Accession number: C.1681-1928
Primary reference Number: 72442
Old object number: 2275
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 7 October 2019 Last processed: Monday 25 July 2022

Associated departments & institutions

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

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