Skip to main content

The Royal Arms of England: C.208-1928

An image of Dish

Terms of use

These images are provided for non-commercial use under a Creative Commons License (BY-NC-ND). To license a high resolution version, please contact our image library who will discuss fees, terms and waivers.

Download this image

Creative commons explained - what it means, how you can use our's and other people's content.

Alternative views

Object information

Current Location: Gallery 27 (Glaisher)


The Royal Arms of England


Potter: Toft, Thomas (Probably)




History note: Clifton Hall (?); private collection at Clifton, near Penrith; purchased London, 1908 by Dr J.W.L. Glaisher, Trinity College, Cambridge

Legal notes

Dr J.W.L. Glaisher Bequest

Acquisition and important dates

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


17th Century, Late
Charles II
Circa 1670 CE - 1680 CE


Slip-decorated earthenware with lead-glaze; trailed with the Royal arms (1st and 4th quarters simplified), ‘CR’ for Charles II, and ‘thomas toFT’.

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: C.208-1928
Primary reference Number: 73083
Old object number: 2902
Stable URI

Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Sunday 21 November 2021 Last processed: Tuesday 17 October 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

Citation for print

This record can be cited in the Harvard Bibliographic style using the text below:

The Fitzwilliam Museum (2023) "The Royal Arms of England" Web page available at: Accessed: 2023-12-01 07:19:11

Citation for Wikipedia

To cite this record on Wikipedia you can use this code snippet:

{{cite web|url= |title=The Royal Arms of England |author=The Fitzwilliam Museum|accessdate=2023-12-01 07:19:11|publisher=The University of Cambridge}}

API call for this record

To call these data via our API (remember this needs to be authenticated) you can use this code snippet:

Bootstrap HTML code for reuse

To use this as a simple code embed, copy this string:

<div class="text-center">
    <figure class="figure">
        <img src=""
        alt="The Royal Arms of England"
        class="img-fluid" />
        <figcaption class="figure-caption text-info">The Royal Arms of England</figcaption>

More objects and works of art you might like


Accession Number: HEN.M.258-1933

Armorial goblet

Accession Number: C.570-1961


Accession Number: C.2012-1928


Accession Number: C.588-1961

Suggested products from Curating Cambridge

You might be interested in this...

Sign up for updates

Updates about future exhibitions and displays, family activities, virtual events & news. You'll be the first to know...