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Vase: C.598-2016

Object information

Awaiting location update


Potter: Schwartz, Chuck




Tall tapering stoneware vase, of oval section, fired in charcoal. Shino glaze giving many colours: cream, light tan, aubergine, also carbon trapping and many iron spots.


History note: Bought by Shakeshaft from an Ombersley Gallery exhibition, no. 3. 4th June 2000

Legal notes

Bequeathed by John Shakeshaft

Measurements and weight

Height: 32.3 cm

Acquisition and important dates

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


20th Century-21st Century
After 1935 CE - Before 2000-06 CE

Components of the work

At Base Width 17.8 cm
At Extremities Width 17.8 cm

Materials used in production

Shino glaze

Techniques used in production

Firing (heating)

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: 3
  • Location: On side at base
  • Method of creation: Painted
  • Type: Mark

Identification numbers

Accession number: C.598-2016
Primary reference Number: 208266
Sale catalogue photo number: K383
Exhibition number: 3
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Audit data

Created: Wednesday 10 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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