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Bowl: C.17-2016

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Maker(s)

Production: Unknown

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Description

Footed fritware bowl of characteristic shape. Painted in blue and black, under a transparent glaze. With a band of writing on a dark background, halfway up the side of the well. Individual water-weed motifs around the outside.
Kashan ware.

Notes

History note: Ronald Pile Gallery, at sale of Henry Rothschild's collection. 8th June 2002

Legal notes

Bequeathed by John Shakeshaft

Place(s) associated

  • Kashan ⪼ Iran

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (2016) by Shakeshaft, John, Dr

Dating

13th Century
1200 CE - 1229 CE

School or Style

Kashan

Components of the work

Outside
Up Side Of Well

Materials used in production

transparent Glaze
Fritware
Paint

Techniques used in production

Painting
Glazing

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Identification numbers

Accession number: C.17-2016
Primary reference Number: 207660
Sale catalogue photo number: K385
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Audit data

Created: Tuesday 19 January 2016 Updated: Wednesday 4 March 2020 Last processed: Saturday 27 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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