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Teapot and lid: C.418 & A-2016

Object information

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Potter: Lloyd-Jones, David




Stoneware teapot, with a vertical clay handle. Tenmoku glaze and brushed iron decoration.


History note: Bought by Shakeshaft from Henry Rothschild's 'Selected for Cambridge' exhibition at Kettle's Yard, no. 199. June 1977

Legal notes

Bequeathed by John Shakeshaft

Measurements and weight

Height: 22.5 cm

Place(s) associated

  • York ⪼ England

Acquisition and important dates

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


20th Century
After 1951 CE - Before 1977-06 CE

Components of the work

Handle composed of clay
At Extremeties Diameter 22 cm
At Base Diameter 8.5 cm

Materials used in production

Tenmoku glaze

Techniques used in production

Decoration (process)

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: LJ
  • Method of creation: Impressed
  • Type: Mark

Identification numbers

Accession number: C.418 & A-2016
Primary reference Number: 208066
Sale catalogue photo number: K424
Exhibition number: 199
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Audit data

Created: Wednesday 3 February 2016 Updated: Wednesday 1 November 2017 Last processed: Wednesday 13 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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