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Vase: C.32-2016

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Potter: Astoul, Eric




Wood-fired stoneware vase with a collar (?) at the rim. Natural ash glaze, which is brown/tan/green/grey/black in colour. Thrown and altered.


History note: Bought by Shakeshaft from the Lynne Strover Gallery in Fen Ditton

Legal notes

Bequeathed by John Shakeshaft

Measurements and weight

Height: 39 cm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (2016) by Shakeshaft, John, Dr


20th Century-21st Century
After 1954 CE - Before 2001-05 CE

Components of the work

At Base Diameter 10 cm
At Widest Point Diameter 25 cm

Materials used in production

natural Ash glaze

Techniques used in production

Throwing (pottery technique)

Identification numbers

Accession number: C.32-2016
Primary reference Number: 207675
Sale catalogue photo number: K273
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Created: Tuesday 19 January 2016 Updated: Wednesday 19 February 2020 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

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

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