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Cup: C.6-2003

Object information

Current Location: Gallery 29 - Korean Gallery


Production: Unknown




Cup with handle. Grey stoneware, with incised and combed decoration.

Cup. Grey stoneware, with incised and combed decoration. Cup-shaped but with the rim tapering in towards the mouth, and a simple loop handle. The cup is decorated withy two bands of combed incised motifs separated by turned ? lines


History note: Sir Gordon Sutherland (1907-80), by whom lent in 1977; Lady Sutherland (d. ); their daughters, Ann Harris, Kerstin Stempel, and Mary Sutherland

Legal notes

Given in memory of Sir Gordon and Lady Sutherland, by their daughters, Ann, Kerstin, and Mary

Measurements and weight

Height: 11 cm
Width: 12.5 cm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (2003-06-09) by Harris, Ann Stempel, Kerstin Sutherland, Mary


5th Century-6th Century#
Circa 400 CE - 600 CE

School or Style

Kaya Kingdom

Components of the work


Materials used in production

grey Stoneware

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: C.6-2003
Primary reference Number: 93631
Old loan number: Sutherland Loan 5-1977
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 11 August 2016 Last processed: Thursday 7 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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