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Vase: C.496-2016

Object information

Current Location: Gallery 27 (Glaisher)


Potter: Pearson, Colin




Porcelain vase with cylindrical base and wide long neck, to which 'lacy' but strong wings are attached. Clear bluish celadon glaze.


History note: Bought by Shakeahaft from Colin Pearson's Quay Pottery, 5th April 1972

Legal notes

Bequeathed by John Shakeshaft

Measurements and weight

Height: 22 cm

Acquisition and important dates

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


20th Century
After 1946 CE - Before 1972-04 CE

Components of the work

At Base Diameter 10.5 cm
At Widest Point Diameter 18.3 cm

Materials used in production

Celadon glaze

Techniques used in production


Identification numbers

Accession number: C.496-2016
Primary reference Number: 208148
Sale catalogue photo number: K11
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Audit data

Created: Friday 5 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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