Communion beaker and cover

Description
Joanna Southcott (1750-1814) lived much of her life as a domestic servant in Devon. She joined the Wesleyans and received her first visions but later moved to London where her prophecies attracted a wide circle of followers and also in other parts of Britain.
Accession Loan No.
31/1978/2
Collection Class
Glass
Common Name
communion beaker and cover
Simple Name
beaker
Full Name
communion beaker and cover
Dimensions
whole height 232 mm
Production Person Surname
Maker unknown; Pye
Production Person Initials
; John (probably)
Period Classification
George III (1760-1811)
Production Date
c 1809
Production Year Low
1808
Production Year High
1809
Production Town
; London
Production Country
United Kingdom: England; United Kingdom: England
Production Area Region
Northern Europe
Production Continent
Europe
Family Group

Material
glass
Inscription / Transcription
IN THE YEAR OF OUR LORD 1809 AGED 60 / TO JOANNA SOUTHCOTT ; THE GIFT OF JOHN AND ANNE PYE TO JOANNA SOUTHCOTT OUR SPIRITUAL MOTHER AMEN

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