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Ruffle Form: C.72-1982

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Current Location: In storage


Ruffle Form


Maker: Morley Price, Ursula




Stoneware, stained pale brown, hand-built in the form of a bowl standing on a narrow base with thirteen ruffles radiating from the sides


History note: Henry Rothschild Associates Ltd, 10 King's Parade, Cambridge

Legal notes

Purchased with the J. R. V. Smyth Fund aided by a grant from Eastern Arts Association

Measurements and weight

Height: 17 cm
Width: 27 cm

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (1982-07-19) by Rothschild, Henry, Associates Ltd


20th century
Production date: circa AD 1979

School or Style

Contemporary Craft

Materials used in production


Techniques used in production

Hand-built : Stoneware, stained pale brown, hand-built

Identification numbers

Accession number: C.72-1982
Primary reference Number: 75929
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 15 July 2020 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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