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Cooking-pot: GL.C.57-1928

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Cooking-pot. Earthenware, slip-coated with white and speckled with manganese-purple under lead glaze. Cylindrical with flanged top, two strap handles rising above it, and small projecting lip.


History note: Mr S. Richards Collection, Nottingham; Sheldon Collection, Manchester; Purchased by Dr J.W.L. Glaisher in December, 1925.

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Dr J. W. L. Glaisher Bequest

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Height: 10.4 cm

Place(s) associated

  • Bolsover ⪼ Derbyshire ⪼ England

Acquisition and important dates

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


18th Century
Circa 1700 - 1800

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Identification numbers

Accession number: GL.C.57-1928
Primary reference Number: 77085
Glaisher MS Catalogue: 4761
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 16 August 2017 Last processed: Tuesday 17 October 2023

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

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