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Cruet stand with two covered cruets: C.2506.1-3-1928

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Current Location: In storage


Cruet stand with two covered cruets


Factory: De Metaale Pot




Tin-glazed earthenware painted in blue decorated with trellis diaper and peony sprays in reserves, the cruets marked A and O for vinegar (Azijn) and oil (Olie)

Legal notes

Dr J. W. L. Glaisher Bequest

Place(s) associated

  • Delft ⪼ Holland ⪼ Netherlands

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1905-04-11) by Glaisher, J. W. L., Dr


Second quarter of 18th century
Circa 1724 - 1745

Components of the work

Decoration composed of cobalt-blue

Materials used in production


Techniques used in production


Inscription or legends present

  • Text: CK joined
  • Method of creation: Painted in blue
  • Type: Factory mark
  • Text: I over P
  • Method of creation: Painted in blue
  • Type: Mark

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Identification numbers

Accession number: C.2506.1-3-1928
Primary reference Number: 73614
Old object number: 1305
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 16 August 2017 Last processed: Tuesday 22 November 2022

Associated departments & institutions

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

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