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Dish: C.464-2016

Object information

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Potter: Marshall, William (studio potter)




Square stoneware pressed dish, with wide sloping rims. Poured nuka glaze over tenmoku, leaving the tenmoku showing on two sides of the bowl.


History note: Bought by Shakeshaft from Phillips auction B1180, Bath, Lot 379. 6th August 2001

Legal notes

Bequeathed by John Shakeshaft

Measurements and weight

Height: 10.9 cm

Acquisition and important dates

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


20th century
Production date: after AD 1993

Components of the work

At Extremeties Diameter 14.3 cm
At Base Diameter 5.6 cm

Materials used in production

nuka Glaze
Tenmoku glaze

Techniques used in production


Inscription or legends present

  • Text: WM
  • Location: Base
  • Method of creation: Impressed
  • Type: Mark
  • Text: 1993
  • Location: Base
  • Method of creation: Inscribed
  • Type: Date

Identification numbers

Accession number: C.464-2016
Primary reference Number: 208116
Sale catalogue photo number: K604
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Audit data

Created: Thursday 4 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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