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Tracy mug

  • Museum number

    10

  • Description

    Early cylindrical mug with a spreading base painted in onglaze colours. An inscription on a monument is flanked by figures of Conquest (Hercules wrestling with Antaeus) and Gratitude. Arms of Robert Tracy. Inscribed on monument - Erected To commemorate y gratitude Freemen of Worcester owe Robert Tracy Esq. Who restored their liberty by defeating an arbitrary power in the year 1747.

  • Date made

    1752

  • Material

    Soft paste porcelain

  • Provenance/assession

    From the collection of C.W.Dyson Perrins

  • Height

    9 cm

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