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Fragment: C.4.70-1964

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

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Description

Part of a bulbous mug with the stumps of a handle. Thrown dark brown earthenware with streaky brown lead-glaze. Clinker has adhered to the base during firing.

Notes

History note: Found in an excavation in London by G.F. Lawrence of Wandsworth, and given by him to Bernard Rackham (1976-1964)

Legal notes

Bequeathed by Bernard Rackham

Measurements and weight

Height: 5.5 cm
Width: 7.1 cm

Acquisition and important dates

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

Materials used in production

dark brown, probably coloured with manganese Lead-glaze
dark brown Earthenware

Techniques used in production

Throwing : Dark brown earthenware, thrown, and coated with streaky dark brown lead-glaze; clinker from the kiln has adhered to the base during firing
Lead-glazing

Identification numbers

Accession number: C.4.70-1964
Primary reference Number: 74906
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 27 February 2018 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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