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Bottle vase: C.17-2002

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Potter: Green, Alan Spencer




Porcelain bottle vase, with clear and orange glazes.

Bottle vase. Porcelain, thrown, with clear and pale orange glazes. Inverted ovoid body with tall cylindrical neck with trumpet-shaped mouth, standing on a footring. The exterior and base are glazed orange, and the interior and mouth are clear-glazed.


History note: Dr Donald Thomas Kellaway

Legal notes

Bequeathed by Dr D.T. Kellaway

Measurements and weight

Diameter: 14.5 cm
Height: 26.0 cm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (2002) by Kellaway, Thomas Donald, Dr


20th Century, Late#
Circa 1980 CE - 1990 CE

School or Style

Traditional format

Components of the work


Materials used in production


Techniques used in production

Throwing : Porcelain, thrown, with clear and pale orange glazes.

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: rectangular paper label

  • Text: 17
  • Method of creation: Inscribed in blue biro
  • Type: Label

Inscription present: white paper label

  • Text: 3
  • Method of creation: Typed
  • Type: Label

Inscription present: asg in joined letters (under the white label)

  • Text: asg
  • Location: In base
  • Method of creation: Incised
  • Type: Mark

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: C.17-2002
Primary reference Number: 82286
Entry form number: 177
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 25 February 2020 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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