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Dish: C.610-2016

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Potter: Shimaoka, Tatsuzo




Square footed stoneware pressed dish. With rope impressed sloping rim, having a creamy slip filling. The central well has brown iron glaze, with a small oval black spot off-centre.
Jōmon zogan pottery. Comes with a signed box.


History note: Bought by Shakeshaft from Christie's auction no. 6589, Lot 193. 19th June 2002

Legal notes

Bequeathed by John Shakeshaft

Place(s) associated

  • Mashiko ⪼ Japan

Acquisition and important dates

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


20th-21st century
After 1938 CE - Before 2002-06 CE

Components of the work

Well composed of glaze
Rim Filling composed of slip

Materials used in production


Techniques used in production

Slip coating

Identification numbers

Accession number: C.610-2016
Primary reference Number: 208279
Sale catalogue photo number: K33
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Audit data

Created: Wednesday 10 February 2016 Updated: Wednesday 4 March 2020 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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