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Model cradle: C.759-1928

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Object information

Current Location: In storage


Production: Unidentified Staffordshire Pottery (Probably)




Earthenware, painted in brown, blue, yellow, and orange under lead glaze.


History note: Given by Mrs W.D. Dickson at Bournemouth on 31 October 1916 to Dr J.W.L. Glaisher, FRS, Trinity College, Cambridge

Legal notes

Dr J. W. L. Glaisher Bequest

Measurements and weight

Length: 15 cm

Acquisition and important dates

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


18th Century, Late-19th Century, Early#
Circa 1780 - 1820

Components of the work

Decoration composed of high-temperature colours ( blue, yellow, orange, and brown)
Surface composed of lead-glaze

Materials used in production


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Identification numbers

Accession number: C.759-1928
Primary reference Number: 75984
Old object number: 4696
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 16 November 2021 Last processed: Thursday 7 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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