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Tea bowl: C.424-2016

Object information

Current Location: In storage

Maker(s)

Potter: Loellmann, Uwe

Entities

Categories

Description

Wood-fired tea bowl with a low foot. Thrown and altered. Natural ash glaze with heavy deposits. Variegated brown/buff, with two areas where the orange/red body is exposed. Irregular rim.
Comes with an unmarked box.

Notes

History note: Bought by Shakeshaft from a Ceramic Art London fair, at the Royal College of Arts, 29th February 2008

Legal notes

Bequeathed by John Shakeshaft

Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

20th Century-21st Century
After 1979 CE - Before 2008-02 CE

Materials used in production

heavy Ash deposit
natural Ash-glaze
Pottery

Techniques used in production

Wood-firing
Glazing
Altering
Thrown

Identification numbers

Accession number: C.424-2016
Primary reference Number: 208074
Sale catalogue photo number: K26
Stable URI

Audit data

Created: Wednesday 3 February 2016 Updated: Wednesday 4 March 2020 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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