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Bottle: C.554-2016

Object information

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Potter: Rogers, Phil




Salt-glaze footed stoneware bottle. Ash-glaze over mottled tan slip.
Fired on its side-four shell marks back and front.


History note: Bought by Shakeshaft from a Craft Potters Association Shop exhibition. 24th May 1996

Legal notes

Bequeathed by John Shakeshaft

Measurements and weight

Height: 30.5 cm

Acquisition and important dates

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


20th century
After 1984 CE - Before 1996-05 CE

Components of the work

At Extremities Width 19 cm
At Base Width 8.5 cm

Materials used in production

tan Slip

Techniques used in production

Slip coating
Firing (heating)

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: PR
  • Location: Side of base
  • Method of creation: Impressed
  • Type: Mark
  • Text: mP
  • Location: Side of base
  • Method of creation: Impressed
  • Type: Mark

Identification numbers

Accession number: C.554-2016
Primary reference Number: 208211
Sale catalogue photo number: K484
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Audit data

Created: Tuesday 9 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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