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Bottle: C.71-1997

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Potter: Constantinidis, Joanna




Stoneware, thrown, and lustred by reduction firing. Oval in plan with a slender cylidnrical body which is waisted on one side and curved outwards on the other, with slightly swelling shoulders, and a narrow cylindrical neck. The sides are slightly ridged, and the sholw surface shimmers wiht pale silvery lustre


History note: Lynne Strover Gallery, Fen Ditton from whom purchased

Legal notes

Given by the Friends of the Fitzwilliam Museum

Measurements and weight

Height: 40.5 cm

Place(s) associated

  • Great Baddow ⪼ Essex ⪼ England

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1997) by The Friends of the Fitzwilliam Museum


20th Century, Late#
Elizabeth I
Production date: AD 1997

School or Style

Studio Ceramics

Components of the work

Base Width 9.5 cm

Materials used in production


Techniques used in production

Reduction firing

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: in a circular seal

  • Text: a raised C
  • Location: On the side, near to the base
  • Method of creation: Impressed
  • Type: Maker's mark

References and bibliographic entries

Related exhibitions

Identification numbers

Accession number: C.71-1997
Primary reference Number: 75882
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 18 August 2022 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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