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Vase: C.731-2016

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Hamada, Yoshio (Glassmaker)


Globular lipped royal blue glass vase

Royal blue blown glass with clear glass rim. Globular, rising into an oval mouth with a wide everted, wavy rim


History note: The maker; his widow, Mrs I. Yoshio Hamada by whom given through the the TOM Gallery 2-11-1 Shoto, Shibuya 150-0046, Tokyo, Japan

Legal notes

Given by Mrs I. Yoshio Hamada in memory of her late husband Hamada Yoshio, via the TOM Gallery,Tokyo

Measurements and weight

Height: 13.4 cm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (2016-04-25) by Hamada, I. Yoshio, Mrs


Late 20th Century
Production date: AD 1991

Components of the work

Extremities Diameter 12.1 cm
Base Diameter 5.5 cm
Lip Diameter 8.2 cm

Materials used in production

blue and clear Glass

Techniques used in production


Identification numbers

Accession number: C.731-2016
Primary reference Number: 208650
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Audit data

Created: Tuesday 26 April 2016 Updated: Wednesday 4 March 2020 Last processed: Wednesday 31 March 2021

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

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