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Bowl: C.500-2016

Object information

Current Location: Gallery 27 (Glaisher)


Potter: Perryman, Jane




Small bowl of high fired earthenware (?) of spherical form. Smoked giving variegated black colour.


History note: Bought by Shakeshaft from a Hart Gallery (Islington) exhibition, no. 20. 4th May 2000

Legal notes

Bequeathed by John Shakeshaft

Acquisition and important dates

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


20th Century-21st Century
After 1965 CE - Before 2000-05 CE

Materials used in production

possibly Earthenware

Techniques used in production

Smoke firing
Firing (heating)

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: JP
  • Method of creation: Incised
  • Type: Mark

Identification numbers

Accession number: C.500-2016
Primary reference Number: 208152
Sale catalogue photo number: K653
Exhibition number: 20
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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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