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Jar: C.362-2016

Object information

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Potter: Koch, Gabriele




Hand-built red earthenware jar, with a small base and wide rim. Burnished and smoke-fired.


History note: Obtained by Shakeshaft from the Craft Potters Association exhibition 'Cool Clay', at Rufford Craft Centre, no. 77. 21st March 1998

Legal notes

Bequeathed by John Shakeshaft

Measurements and weight

Height: 25.5 cm

Acquisition and important dates

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


20th Century
After 1948 CE - Before 1998-03 CE

Components of the work

At Extremities Width 21 cm
At Base Width 3.5 cm

Materials used in production


Techniques used in production

Hand built
Smoke firing

Identification numbers

Accession number: C.362-2016
Primary reference Number: 208008
Sale catalogue photo number: K378
Exhibition number: 77
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Audit data

Created: Friday 29 January 2016 Updated: Wednesday 19 February 2020 Last processed: Thursday 3 August 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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