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Bottle: C.667-2016

Object information

Current Location: Gallery 27 (Glaisher)


Potter: Whiting, Geoffrey




Stoneware bottle, with brown glaze and resist decoration.


History note: Bought by Shakeshaft from the Craft Potters Association Shop, Marshall Street. 10th October 1975

Legal notes

Bequeathed by John Shakeshaft

Measurements and weight

Height: 15.3 cm

Place(s) associated

  • Canterbury ⪼ Kent ⪼ England

Acquisition and important dates

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


20th Century
After 1971 CE - Before 1975-10 CE

Components of the work

At Base Diameter 7.8 cm
At Widest Point Diameter 9.4 cm

Materials used in production

brown Glaze

Techniques used in production


Inscription or legends present

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

Identification numbers

Accession number: C.667-2016
Primary reference Number: 208345
Sale catalogue photo number: K287
Stable URI

Audit data

Created: Friday 12 February 2016 Updated: Wednesday 19 February 2020 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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