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Tea caddy: C.163 & A-2016

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Potter: Cooper, Emmanuel




Stoneware tea jar with squared sides and lid with a looped handle. Thick blue matt glaze.
No mark.


History note: Bought by Shakeshaft from Henry Rothschild's exhibition, 'Potters at Kettles Yard', No. 113. 8th June 1974

Legal notes

Bequeathed by John Shakeshaft

Measurements and weight

Height: 20.5 cm

Acquisition and important dates

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


20th Century
After 1938 CE - Before 1974-06 CE

Components of the work

At Base Diameter 12.5 cm
At Widest Point Diameter 12 cm

Materials used in production

blue Glaze

Techniques used in production


Identification numbers

Accession number: C.163 & A-2016
Primary reference Number: 207806
Sale catalogue photo number: K611
Exhibition: 113
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Audit data

Created: Thursday 21 January 2016 Updated: Friday 27 November 2020 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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