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Thrown Spool Assemblage: C.3-1985

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Thrown Spool Assemblage


Potter: Bryan Newman




Pale buff stoneware, thrown in separate pieces and assembled

Legal notes

Given by Mrs Zöe Ellison

Measurements and weight

Height: 12.5 cm
Length: 21.5 cm

Relative size of this object

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1985-01-25) by Ellison, Zoë, Mrs


Third quarter of 20th Century
Elizabeth II
Production date: circa AD 1968

Materials used in production


Techniques used in production

Throwing : Pale buff stoneware, thrown in separate pieces and assembled

References and bibliographic entries

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Identification numbers

Accession number: C.3-1985
Primary reference Number: 74490
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Sunday 21 November 2021 Last processed: Tuesday 27 September 2022

Associated departments & institutions

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

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