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Creamboat, Creamboat (One of Three)

This is a creamboat. It was manufactured by Bow Porcelain Manufactory and Caughley Porcelain Factory. It is dated 18th century and we acquired it in 1938. Its medium is soft paste porcelain, vitreous enamel. It is a part of the department.

This object was bequest of Erskine Hewitt. It is credited Bequest of Erskine Hewitt.

Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 5.6 × 11.5 × 5.6 cm (2 3/16 × 4 1/2 × 2 3/16 in.)

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Creamboat, Creamboat (One of Three); Manufactured by Bow Porcelain Manufactory (England, GB, United Kingdom), Caughley Porcelain Factory; soft paste porcelain, vitreous enamel; H x W x D: 5.6 × 11.5 × 5.6 cm (2 3/16 × 4 1/2 × 2 3/16 in.); Bequest of Erskine Hewitt; 1938-57-431-c

This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Foreign Exchange.

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