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Platter: C.674-2016

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Potter: Wood, Nigel




Large stoneware platter, with wide rim. Variegated olive-brown glaze with two fishes in black brushwork, and combed decoration around the rim.
No mark. From West Meon Pottery


History note: Bought by Shakeshaft from Primavera (Cambridge) 30th September 1978

Legal notes

Bequeathed by John Shakeshaft

Measurements and weight

Height: 6 cm

Place(s) associated

  • Petersfield ⪼ Hampshire ⪼ England

Acquisition and important dates

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


20th Century
After 1973 CE - Before 1978-09 CE

Components of the work

At Base Width 20.5 cm
At Extremities Width 35.5 cm

Materials used in production


Techniques used in production

Decoration (process)

Identification numbers

Accession number: C.674-2016
Primary reference Number: 208353
Sale catalogue photo number: K715
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Audit data

Created: Friday 12 February 2016 Updated: Thursday 24 October 2019 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

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

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