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Teapot: C.651 & A-2016

Object information

Awaiting location update

Maker(s)

Potter: Walton, Sarah

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Description

Saltglaze teapot, with two lugs and a cane handle. Tan colour with darker brown brush 'dabs' and iron spots. Grey glaze inside.
Also, a small jug.

Notes

History note: Bought by Shakeshaft from Primavera (Cambridge) 23rd March 1979

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

Dating

20th Century
After 1971 CE - Before 1979-03 CE

Components of the work

Handle composed of cane
Teapot Height 19.8 cm
Teapot, At Extremities Width 16.5 cm
Teapot, At Base Width 7.5 cm

Materials used in production

Pottery
Salt-glaze

Techniques used in production

Glazing

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: SW
  • Method of creation: Impressed
  • Type: Mark

Identification numbers

Accession number: C.651 & A-2016
Primary reference Number: 208327
Sale catalogue photo number: K265
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Audit data

Created: Friday 12 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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