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Fragment: C.4.29-1964

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Current Location: In storage

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Description

Buff fritware, glazed and painted in copper lustre. Four-sided fragment of the rim and side of a hollow vessel, probably a dish or bowl. The edge is decorated with three rectangles reserved in a lustred band, below which is a horizontal band, and part of an indeterminate motif.

Notes

History note: Henry Wallis (1830-1916); his son, Harold Wallis, by whom given to Bernard Rackham (1876-1964)

Legal notes

Bequeathed by Bernard Rackham

Measurements and weight

Height: 2.9 cm
Width: 3.2 cm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1964-03-12) by Rackham, Bernard

Components of the work

Decoration composed of lustre ( reducation-fired copper (?) lustre)
Surface composed of glaze

Materials used in production

Fritware

Techniques used in production

Glazing

Identification numbers

Accession number: C.4.29-1964
Primary reference Number: 74837
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 18 December 2023 Last processed: Monday 18 December 2023

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

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