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Bowl on high foot: C.33-1985

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Current Location: In storage


Bowl on high foot


Potter: Taylor, Sutton




Earthenware decorated with reduction-fired lustre. Circular with deep curved sides, standing on a high foot


History note: Purchased from the exhibition European Ceramics and Wall Textures held at the Fitzwilliam Museum 21 July -11 August 1985

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Measurements and weight

Height: 15.5 cm

Place(s) associated

  • Aberford ⪼ Yorkshire ⪼ England

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (1985-10-21) by Henry Rothschild Associates Ltd


20th Century, Late#
Elizabeth II
Production date: AD 1985

School or Style

Studio Ceramics
Contemporary Craft

Components of the work

Decoration composed of reduced-pigment lustre
Rim Width 23.4 cm

Materials used in production


Techniques used in production

Firing (heating)

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: ST in rectangular outline
  • Location: On outside of foot
  • Method of creation: Impressed in relief
  • Type: Maker's mark

Inscription present: unclear, definitely an L

  • Text: LH
  • Location: On outside of foot
  • Method of creation: Impressed in relief
  • Type: Mark

References and bibliographic entries

Related exhibitions

Identification numbers

Accession number: C.33-1985
Primary reference Number: 74575
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 15 July 2020 Last processed: Wednesday 13 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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