Skip to main content

Shepherd: C.47-1930

An image of Figure

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.

Colours in this image

Alternative views

Object information




Wood, John (II) (Pottery)
Wood, Ralph, II (Pottery)


Earthenware decorated with coloured glazes

Legal notes

Purchased with the Glaisher Fund

Measurements and weight

Height: 25.5 cm

Place(s) associated

  • Burslem ⪼ Staffordshire ⪼ England

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (1930) by Stoner & Evans


Late 18th century
George III
Circa 1783 - Circa 1795 1795


Made by either John Wood, or his brother Ralph Wood II.

People, subjects and objects depicted

Components of the work

Decoration: composed of lead-glaze

Materials used in production


Techniques used in production

Moulding : Cream earthenware, moulded, and decorated with coloured glazes

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: C.47-1930
Primary reference Number: 75212
Old object number: Gl. Add.13-1930
Glaisher number: 860
Stable URI

Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 25 February 2020 Last processed: Sunday 28 November 2021

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 (2020) "Figure" Web page available at: Accessed: 2022-01-27 01:44:14

Citation for Wikipedia

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

{{cite web|url=|title=Figure|author=The Fitzwilliam Museum|accessdate=2022-01-27 01:44:14|publisher=The University of Cambridge}}

Bootstrap HTML code for reuse

<div class="text-center my-3"> <figure class="figure"> <img src="" alt="Shepherd" class="img-fluid" /> <figcaption class="figure-caption text-info">Shepherd</figcaption> </figure> </div>

Please enter your name as you would like to be addressed
Please enter your email address
The object accession number - this is prefilled
Please enter your query with as much detail as possible

More objects and works of art you might like

Shepherd and Shepherdess with Dog

Accession Number: C.793-1928


Accession Number: C.11-1950

Shepherd Boy

Accession Number: EC.32-1946

Shepherd Bagpiper with Lamb

Accession Number: C.58-1932

Sign up for updates

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

University of Cambridge Museums logo
Arts Council England Logo
Research England logo
The Technology Partnership logo
Brewin Dolphin Logo