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Tea bowl: C.571-2016

Object information

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Potter: Rogers, Phil




Tea bowl (yunomi). With small recessed base and ridge at mid-height. Brown iron stem-leaf covered by a variegated orange-tan Shino glaze. Iron spots.


History note: Puchased by John Shakeshaft from the Goldmark Gallery, Uppingham, on the occasion of Phil Roger's second show there. No. 492, 10th December 2008

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 2008 CE

Components of the work

At Base Width 5 cm
At Extremities Width 9 cm

Materials used in production

orange-tan Shino glaze

Techniques used in production

Firing (heating)

Inscription or legends present

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

Identification numbers

Accession number: C.571-2016
Primary reference Number: 208229
Sale catalogue photo number: K599
Exhibition number: 492
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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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