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Teapot and lid: C.380 & A-2016

Object information

Current Location: Gallery 27 (Glaisher)

Maker(s)

Potter: Leach, David

Entities

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Description

Footed stoneware teapot, with two lugs and a vertical cane handle. Dolomite glaze and fluted sides.

Notes

History note: Bought from the Craft Potters Association Shop, Marshall Street, 13th November 1970

Legal notes

Bequeathed by John Shakeshaft

Place(s) associated

  • Bovey Tracey ⪼ Devon ⪼ England

Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

20th century
After 1955 CE - Before 1970-11 CE

Components of the work

Handle composed of cane
Sides

Materials used in production

dolomite Glaze
Stoneware

Techniques used in production

Glazing

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Lowerdown Pottery
  • Method of creation: Impressed
  • Type: Mark

Identification numbers

Accession number: C.380 & A-2016
Primary reference Number: 208026
Sale catalogue photo number: K361
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Audit data

Created: Monday 1 February 2016 Updated: Wednesday 1 November 2017 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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