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Tea bowl: C.568-2016

Object information

Awaiting location update


Potter: Rogers, Phil




Footed stoneware tea bowl. With a thin creamy glaze over a darker grey slip, with small white speckles. Refired with simple red and green floral motif in enamels, between red rings.


History note: Bought by Shakeshaft from an Oxford Ceramics Fair, 28th October 2006

Legal notes

Bequeathed by John Shakeshaft

Measurements and weight

Height: 10 cm

Acquisition and important dates

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


20th Century-21st Century
After 1951 CE - Before 2006-10 CE

Components of the work

At Base Diameter 4.5 cm
At Extremeties Diameter 9.5 cm

Materials used in production


Techniques used in production

Slip coating
Firing (heating)

Inscription or legends present

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

Identification numbers

Accession number: C.568-2016
Primary reference Number: 208228
Sale catalogue photo number: K446
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Audit data

Created: Tuesday 9 February 2016 Updated: Wednesday 1 November 2017 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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