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Vase: C.395-2016

Object information

Current Location: Gallery 27 (Glaisher)

Maker(s)

Potter: Leach, Janet

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Description

Stoneware flat sided vase, with heavily grogged body. Greeny-white glaze, decorated with intersecting brush strokes of dark brown.
No mark.

Notes

History note: Bought by Shakeshaft from Primavera (Cambridge) 13th March 1981

Legal notes

Bequeathed by John Shakeshaft

Measurements and weight

Height: 19.5 cm

Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

20th century
After 1918 CE - Before 1981-03 CE

Components of the work

Widest Point Diameter 17 cm
Base Diameter 7.2 cm

Materials used in production

green-white Glaze
Stoneware

Techniques used in production

Glazing

Identification numbers

Accession number: C.395-2016
Primary reference Number: 208040
Sale catalogue photo number: K133
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Audit data

Created: Monday 1 February 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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