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Bowl: C.4-2005

Object information


Pincombe, Helen Edith (Potter)


Bowl, stoneware with reddish-brown glaze, painted in brownish-black with two circles of criss-cross trellis pattern

Bowl. Stoneware, thrown, with reddish-brown iron glaze overall except for the base, painted in brownish-black (iron?). The glaze on the reverse has uneven colouration on one side of the bowl. Circular with curved sides and a recessed base. Painted internally with two broad concentric circles of criss-cross trellis pattern. In the centre there are a vew iron-black spots


History note: The potter; Henry Rothschild

Legal notes

Given by Henry Rothschild

Measurements and weight

Height: 5 cm

Place(s) associated

  • Oxshott ⪼ Surrey ⪼ England

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (2005-03-07) by Rothschild, Henry


Second quarter of 20th century
Circa 1955 CE - Circa 1970 1970 CE


The potter was known as Helen Pincombe.

School or Style

Studio Ceramics

Components of the work

Decoration: composed of iron-black ( probably) Rim: Diameter 16.6 cm

Materials used in production

except base Glaze Stoneware

Techniques used in production

Throwing (pottery technique) : Stoneware, thrown, glazed, and painted
Glazing (coating)

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: C.4-2005
Primary reference Number: 118571
Entry form number: 622
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 25 February 2020 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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