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Vase: C.31-2016

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Maker(s)

Astoul, Eric (Potter)

Description

Cylindrical stoneware vase, with combed panel and alterations. Wood fired natural ash glaze, grey and buff with flame marking.

Notes

History note: Bought by Shakeshaft from an exhibition of French pots at Rufford Craft Centre, 27th July 1998.

Legal notes

Bequeathed by John Shakeshaft

Measurements and weight

Height: 23.9 cm

Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

20th century
After 1954 CE - Before 1998 1998-07 CE

Components of the work

At Widest Point: Diameter 11.4 cm
At Base: Diameter 9.3 cm
Panel:

Materials used in production

natural Ash glaze Stoneware

Techniques used in production

Wood-firing Altering

Identification numbers

Accession number: C.31-2016
Primary reference Number: 207674
Sale catalogue photo number: K602
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Audit data

Created: Tuesday 19 January 2016 Updated: Wednesday 19 February 2020 Last processed: Wednesday 31 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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