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The Old Water Mill: GPL.30A-1928

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The Old Water Mill


F. & R. Pratt & Co. (Factory)
After Berchem, Nicolaes Pietersz. (Painter)


Lead glazed earthenware pot lid, with an underglaze multicolour print of 'The Old Water Mill', after Nicholas Bercham 'Travellers Conversing'. Line and dot border, Fig. VIII a (Williams-Wood, p. 103) with gilt line and blue and yellow marbled surround

Legal notes

Dr J. W. L. Glaisher Bequest

Place(s) associated

  • Fenton ⪼ Staffordshire ⪼ England

Acquisition and important dates

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


Mid-late 19th Century
Victoria I
1860 - 1900

Materials used in production

Underglaze Earthenware

Techniques used in production

Transfer printing

Identification numbers

Accession number: GPL.30A-1928
Primary reference Number: 77126
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 25 February 2020 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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