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Acquired in 1913 (the spelunker thinks)

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Standing Cup and Cover of turned and engraved pearwood. The cover has a turned knob, and is divided by curved bands into three compartments, each containing a fish, one bearing also the date 1648 and another the initials M. P. The bowl is divided into three round-arched compartments containing a stag, a mythical bird and a unicorn. The baluster-shaped stem is plain. The foot is decorated with conventional flowers. Dated 1648. From catalogue H. (with lid) 11 1/8 in., D. (of lid) 7 3/8 in., D. (of bowl) 5 in. (H. (with lid) 28.3 cm, D. (of lid) 18.7 cm, D. (of bow) 12.7 cm) Bequeathed by E. S. Clarke, Esq. See 'Proceedings of the Society of Antiquaries,' 2nd Series, Vol. XII, p. 351, 1889, where this cup and No. 623 are fully described. From: H. Clifford Smith, Catalogue of English Furniture & Woodwork (London 1930), 624
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FWK
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Bequeathed by E. S. Clarke, Esq.
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1648-12-31
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1648-01-01
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1648 (made)
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313
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2014-08-29T19:19:33.000Z
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2014-08-29T19:19:33.000Z
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In Storage
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W.51-1913
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w511913
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O137890
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Cup
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625. Standing Cup and Cover of turned and engraved pearwood. The cover has a turned knob, and is divided by curved bands into three compartments, each containing a fish, one bearing also the date 1648 and another the initials M. P. The bowl is divided into three round-arched compartments containing a stag, a mythical bird and a unicorn. The baluster-shaped stem is plain. The foot is decorated with conventional flowers. See 'Proceedings of the Society of Antiquaries,' 2nd Series, Vol. XII, p. 351, 1889, where this cup and No. 623 are fully described.
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cup
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2013-09-13T00:00:00.000Z
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1648
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