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Jar: C.84-2016

Object information

Awaiting location update

Maker(s)

Potter: Bayer, Svend

Entities

Categories

Description

Wood-fired stoneware jar with two lug handles. From firebox of 5-day anagama firing. Heavily encrusted on one side with dark brown, brown/green, and silvery glaze runs.
No mark.

Notes

History note: Bought by Shakeshaft from the 'Earth & Fire' fair at Rufford Abbey Country Park, 28th June 2003

Legal notes

Bequeathed by John Shakeshaft

Measurements and weight

Height: 37 cm

Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

20th-21st century
After 1969 CE - Before 2003-06 CE

Components of the work

At Base Width 14.5 cm
At Extremities Width 35 cm

Materials used in production

Glaze
Stoneware

Techniques used in production

Wood-firing
Glazing

Identification numbers

Accession number: C.84-2016
Primary reference Number: 207727
Sale catalogue photo number: K489
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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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