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Charger: C.240-2016

Object information

Awaiting location update


Potter: Finch, Ray




Stoneware charger with a broad rim. Tenmoku glaze, with pours of mottled grey glaze over this.


History note: Bought by Shakeshaft from an auction at Rufford Craft Centre, 22nd February 1998

Legal notes

Bequeathed by John Shakeshaft

Measurements and weight

Height: 4.3 cm

Place(s) associated

  • Winchcombe ⪼ Gloucestershire ⪼ England

Acquisition and important dates

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


20th Century
After 1936 CE - Before 1998-02 CE

Components of the work

At Base Width 23 cm
At Extremities Width 35.5 cm

Materials used in production

Tenmoku glaze

Techniques used in production


Inscription or legends present

  • Text: WP
  • Type: Mark

Identification numbers

Accession number: C.240-2016
Primary reference Number: 207886
Sale catalogue photo number: K433
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Audit data

Created: Monday 25 January 2016 Updated: Wednesday 1 November 2017 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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