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Dish: C.27-1997

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Potter: Haxby, Colin
Pottery: Haxby Pottery
Designer: Frost, Terry




Earthenware dish, printed onglaze in red and black with a four-segmented circle and radiating strokes.

Earthenware, moulded, printed onglaze in black and red. Circular with deep sloping sides and flat centre, standing on a footring. Decorated in the middle with four segments of a circle, two black and two red, and on the rim with radiating strokes of alternate colours.


History note: Sims Gallery, 22 Fore Street, St Ives, Cornwall

Legal notes

Given by The Friends of the Fitzwilliam Museum

Measurements and weight

Diameter: 33.4 cm
Height: 4.2 cm

Place(s) associated

  • Diss ⪼ Norfolk ⪼ England

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1997) by The Friends of the Fitzwilliam Museum


20th Century
Production date: circa AD 1978

Components of the work

Decoration composed of ceramic printing colour ( black and red)
Wholeq composed of glaze

Materials used in production

body type uncertain but appears to be earthenware Earthenware

Techniques used in production

Moulding : Earthenware, moulded, printed onglaze in black and red.
Glazing (coating)

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Terry Frost
  • Location: On base
  • Method of creation: In black enamel
  • Type: Mark
  • Text: HAXBY/made In/england
  • Location: By footring
  • Method of creation: Stamped
  • Type: Mark
  • Text: 28/50
  • Location: On base
  • Method of creation: Incised
  • Type: Mark

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: C.27-1997
Primary reference Number: 73966
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 25 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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