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Jar: C.33-2016

Object information


Astoul, Eric (Potter)


Stoneware raku jar of cylindrical form, with foot. Thrown then roughly squared. Unglazed raised band round the middle, with two medallions. Thick warm cream glaze, with a patch of prominent crackle.


History note: Bought by Shakeshaft from the biannual 'Pots from France' exhibition in Youlgreave. 1st December 2001

Legal notes

Bequeathed by John Shakeshaft

Acquisition and important dates

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


20th-21st century
After 1954 CE - Before 2001-12 CE

Components of the work

Raised Band

Materials used in production

cream Glaze Stoneware

Techniques used in production

Glazing Throwing (pottery technique)

Identification numbers

Accession number: C.33-2016
Primary reference Number: 207676
Sale catalogue photo number: K272
Stable URI

Audit data

Created: Tuesday 19 January 2016 Updated: Wednesday 4 March 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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