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Pot: C.175 & A-2010

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Wide bellied pot with short waisted neck on large splayed foot, with domed and knobbed cover, of dark grey stoneware (lid has good ring), diameter at equator 26 cm, at mouth 11 cm, foot-rim 21 cm. Two small chips on foot-rim


History note: Unknown before donor

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Given by Prof. and Mrs Plesch OBE

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (2010) by Plesch, Prof. and Mrs


4th-6th Century
Unified Silla Period
Circa 400 CE - 600 600 CE

Components of the work

Mouth: Diameter 11 cm
Foot-rim: Diameter 21 cm
Equator: Diameter 26 cm

Identification numbers

Accession number: C.175 & A-2010
Primary reference Number: 178888
Entry form: 1121
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 15 July 2020 Last processed: Thursday 8 April 2021

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

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