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Bucket: C.628-2016

Object information

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Potter: Temple, Byron




Small woodfired porcelain 'bucket', with vertical pulled clay handle. Pale tan with clear crackle glaze on handle and inside.


History note: Bought by Shakeshaft from the Craft Potters Association Shop, Marshall Street. 14th March 1980

Legal notes

Bequeathed by John Shakeshaft

Measurements and weight

Height: 16 cm

Place(s) associated

  • Muchelney ⪼ Somerset ⪼ England

Acquisition and important dates

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


20th century
After 1960 CE - Before 1962 CE

Components of the work

At Base Diameter 9 cm
At Extremities Diameter 9 cm

Materials used in production

clear Glaze

Techniques used in production


Inscription or legends present

  • Text: BT
  • Location: On the side
  • Type: Mark
  • Text: Muchelney
  • Location: On the side
  • Type: Mark

Identification numbers

Accession number: C.628-2016
Primary reference Number: 208299
Sale catalogue photo number: K134
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Audit data

Created: Thursday 11 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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