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Bucket: C.630-2016

Object information

Awaiting location update


Potter: Temple, Byron




Small unglazed black Raku stoneware (?) 'bucket', with vertical pulled clay handle. Irregular white (resist) band.


History note: Bought by Shakeshaft from Phillips auction B1180 (Bath) Lot 394. 6th August 2001

Legal notes

Bequeathed by John Shakeshaft

Measurements and weight

Height: 19 cm

Acquisition and important dates

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


20th-21st century
After 1933 CE - Before 2001-08 CE

Components of the work

Handle composed of clay
At Extremities Width 11.5 cm
At Base Width 9.5 cm

Materials used in production


Techniques used in production

Firing (heating)

Inscription or legends present

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

Identification numbers

Accession number: C.630-2016
Primary reference Number: 208301
Sale catalogue photo number: K136
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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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