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Bottle: C.434-2016

Object information

Awaiting location update


Potter: Malone, Jim




Tall and slender stoneware bottle, with decorative indents. Cream slip and tenmoku splashes in the indents.


History note: Bought by Shakeshaft from a Harlequin Gallery exhibition, no. 1. March 1987

Legal notes

Bequeathed by John Shakeshaft

Measurements and weight

Height: 44 cm

Acquisition and important dates

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


20th Century
After 1984 CE - Before 1987-03 CE

Components of the work

At Base Diameter 11 cm
At Extremeties Diameter 18.6 cm

Materials used in production

splashes Tenmoku glaze
Slip coating

Techniques used in production

Slip coating

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: JM
  • Location: Side
  • Method of creation: Impressed
  • Type: Mark
  • Text: A
  • Location: Base
  • Type: Mark

Identification numbers

Accession number: C.434-2016
Primary reference Number: 208086
Sale catalogue photo number: K426
Exhibition number: 1
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Audit data

Created: Thursday 4 February 2016 Updated: Wednesday 19 February 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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