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Cock (one of a pair): C.28B-1962

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Cock (one of a pair)


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Hard-paste porcelain cock, one of a pair. With a red comb, on a rock.


History note: Unknown before testator

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Bequeathed by The Hon Lady Ward

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1962-10-18) by Ward, The Hon Lady


18th century
1700 - 1799

Materials used in production

Hard-paste porcelain

Identification numbers

Accession number: C.28B-1962
Primary reference Number: 74179
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 26 November 2020 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

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

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