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Dispensing pot: C.7-1901

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Pottery: Unidentified Southwark Pottery (Probably)




Tin-glazed earthenware. Of albarello form with slightly convex sides, the diameter of the foot slightly wider than the rim.


History note: Probably found in Walbrook, London; Titus Brook collection; Loftus collection; date of accession and donor unknown

Legal notes

Donor unknown

Measurements and weight

Diameter: 4.6 cm
Height: 6.2 cm

Place(s) associated

  • Southwark ⪼ Surrey ⪼ England

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Unknown (1901) by Unknown


17th Century, second quarter#
Circa 1625 CE - 1650 CE


Probably made at Southwark

Components of the work

Visible Surfaces composed of tin-glaze

Materials used in production

buff Earthenware

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: WALBROOK/187
  • Location: On side and base
  • Type: Inscription

Inscription present: a rectangular label

  • Location: On the base
  • Method of creation: Printed in black
  • Type: Label

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Identification numbers

Accession number: C.7-1901
Primary reference Number: 81814
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 24 August 2018 Last processed: Friday 16 February 2024

Associated departments & institutions

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

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