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Bottle: C.525-2016

Object information

Awaiting location update


Potter: Rich, Mary




Small and slender porcelain bottle, decorated with gold lustre.


History note: Bought by Shakeshaft from Henry Rothschild's 'Selected for Cambridge' exhibition at Kettle's Yard, no. 241. June 1977

Legal notes

Bequeathed by John Shakeshaft

Measurements and weight

Height: 19.5 cm

Acquisition and important dates

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


20th Century
1976 CE - Before 1977-06 CE

Components of the work

At Base Diameter 3.6 cm
At Widest Point Diameter 4.9 cm

Materials used in production

gold Lustre

Techniques used in production


Inscription or legends present

  • Text: m
  • Method of creation: Impressed
  • Type: Mark

Identification numbers

Accession number: C.525-2016
Primary reference Number: 208182
Sale catalogue photo number: K382
Exhibition number: 241
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Audit data

Created: Monday 8 February 2016 Updated: Friday 22 April 2022 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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