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Bowl: C.260-2016

Object information

Awaiting location update

Maker(s)

Potter: Geoffroy, Pascal

Entities

Categories

Description

Small stoneware footed bowl. Creamy glaze inside, breaking to gold on the rim. The outside is similar, but also has tenmoku glaze with resist decoration through to the grey, also tan.

Notes

History note: Bought by Shakeashaft from a 'Pots from France' exhibition, by Jack Blackburn of Youlgreave. 4th December 1999

Legal notes

Bequeathed by John Shakeshaft

Measurements and weight

Height: 6.5 cm

Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

20th Century
After 1976 CE - Before 1999-12 CE

Components of the work

At Base Diameter 3.5 cm
At Extremeties Diameter 8.7 cm

Materials used in production

Tenmoku glaze
Glaze
Stoneware

Techniques used in production

Glazing

Identification numbers

Accession number: C.260-2016
Primary reference Number: 207906
Sale catalogue photo number: K425
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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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