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Leaning Butterfly-mouthed Form: C.12-1997

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Leaning Butterfly-mouthed Form


Potter: Blandino, Betty




Fine white earthenware


History note: Contemporary Applied Arts, 2 Percy Street, London

Legal notes

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

Measurements and weight

Height: 40 cm
Width: 27 cm

Relative size of this object

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (1997-03-03) by Contemporary Applied Arts


20th century
Production date: AD 1996

School or Style

Studio Ceramics

Materials used in production


Techniques used in production


Identification numbers

Accession number: C.12-1997
Primary reference Number: 81848
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 27 November 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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