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Bowl: C.515-2016

Object information

Current Location: Gallery 27 (Glaisher)


Potter: Pleydell-Bouverie, Katharine




Small footed stoneware bowl, of open form. Creamy/grey ash glaze, with dark brown brushed vertical strokes around the outside.


History note: Bought by Shakeshaft from Ruskin Antiques at the Oxford Ceramics Fair, 27th October 2001

Legal notes

Bequeathed by John Shakeshaft

Measurements and weight

Height: 5 cm

Acquisition and important dates

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


20th century
After 1920 CE - Before 1985 CE

Components of the work

Widest Point Diameter 12.3 cm
Base Diameter 3.4 cm

Materials used in production

cream-grey Glaze

Techniques used in production


Inscription or legends present

  • Text: KPB
  • Type: Mark

Inscription present: code

  • Location: Inside rim of foot
  • Method of creation: Brushed
  • Type: Mark

Identification numbers

Accession number: C.515-2016
Primary reference Number: 208173
Sale catalogue photo number: K326
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Audit data

Created: Monday 8 February 2016 Updated: Tuesday 11 December 2018 Last processed: Friday 14 January 2022

Associated departments & institutions

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

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