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Spouted pot: C.257 & A-1934

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Object information

Current Location: In storage


Pottery: Unknown




Stoneware pot with long spout and lid, thrown and turned. 'Square' handle and a long spout. Ivory-coloured glaze. Decorated on knobless lid and one side with flowers in green, yellow and brown brushwork.


History note: Unknown before Frank Brangwyn, RA

Legal notes

Bought from Frank Brangwn, using the Glaisher Fund

Measurements and weight

Diameter: 16.40 cm
Height: 9.20 cm

Place(s) associated

  • Kyoto ⪼ Japan

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (1934-09-20) by Brangwyn, Frank


19th Century
Edo period (1615-1868) / Meiji period (1868-1912)
Circa 1800 CE - Circa 1899 CE

Components of the work

Decoration composed of pigment ( green, yellow and brown)

Materials used in production

ivory-coloured glaze Glaze

Techniques used in production

Glazing (coating)

Identification numbers

Accession number: C.257 & A-1934
Primary reference Number: 73729
Old number: BJ.97
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 2 October 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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