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Jar: C.72-2016

Object information

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Potter: Bayer, Svend




Large wood-fired stoneware jar, fired on its side on three shells. Shino glaze with long runs of natural ash glaze.
No mark.


History note: Bought by Shakeshaft from the Craft Potters Association exhibition at Bucks County Museum, Aylesbury, No. SB 11. 24th April 1999

Legal notes

Bequeathed by John Shakeshaft

Measurements and weight

Height: 45 cm

Acquisition and important dates

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


20th century
After 1969 CE - Before 1999-04 CE

Components of the work

At Base Width 17.5 cm
At Extremities Width 39 cm

Materials used in production

natural Ash-glaze
Shino glaze

Techniques used in production


Identification numbers

Accession number: C.72-2016
Primary reference Number: 207715
Sale catalogue photo number: K669
Exhibition number: SB 11
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Audit data

Created: Wednesday 20 January 2016 Updated: Tuesday 11 December 2018 Last processed: Wednesday 31 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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