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Tea bowl: C.301-2016

Object information

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Potter: Hammond, Lisa




Footed stoneware chawan (tea bowl), thrown, turned and faceted. Shino glaze, creamy orange with many iron spots in the interior, and deep orange/red with iron spots and pinholes outside. Hand carved foot. Hollow in the centre of the well


History note: Bought by Shakeshaft from a Maze Hill Pottery Open Day, 17th May 2008

Legal notes

Bequeathed by John Shakeshaft

Place(s) associated

  • Greenwich ⪼ England

Acquisition and important dates

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


20th-21st century
After 1956 CE - Before 2008-05 CE

Components of the work


Materials used in production

Shino glaze

Techniques used in production

Turning (process)
Throwing (pottery technique)

Identification numbers

Accession number: C.301-2016
Primary reference Number: 207947
Sale catalogue photo number: K218
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Audit data

Created: Wednesday 27 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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