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Fragment of a jar: C.4.67-1964

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Maker(s)

Unknown

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Description

Buff earthenware tin-glazed dark blue and painted in white. Probably part of the side of a jar.

Notes

History note: Found in an excavation in London by G.F. Lawrence, by whom given to Bernard Rackham (1876-1964)

Legal notes

Bequeathed by Bernard Rackham

Measurements and weight

Height: 5.1 cm
Width: 7 cm

Place(s) associated

  • London ⪼ England

Acquisition and important dates

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

Components of the work

Decoration composed of white pigment

Materials used in production

dark blue Tin-glaze
pale buff Earthenware

Techniques used in production

Tin-glazing
Throwing

Identification numbers

Accession number: C.4.67-1964
Primary reference Number: 74903
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 18 December 2023 Last processed: Monday 18 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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