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Jug: C.126-2016

Object information

Awaiting location update

Maker(s)

Potter: Casson, Mick

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Description

Large salt-glaze stoneware jug, with pronounced throwing rings. Mottle grey-green on one side, brown on the other.

Notes

History note: Bought by Shakeshaft from a Casson Gallery exhibition, No. 14. 9th May 1982

Legal notes

Bequeathed by John Shakeshaft

Measurements and weight

Height: 27.5 cm

Place(s) associated

  • Prestwood ⪼ Buckinghamshire ⪼ England

Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

20th Century
After 1925 CE - Before 1982-05 CE

Components of the work

At Base Width 11 cm
At Extremities Width 23.7 cm

Materials used in production

grey-green, brown Salt-glaze
Stoneware

Techniques used in production

Throwing
Glazing

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: MC
  • Method of creation: Impressed
  • Type: Mark

Identification numbers

Accession number: C.126-2016
Primary reference Number: 207769
Sale catalogue photo number: K31
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Audit data

Created: Thursday 21 January 2016 Updated: Tuesday 11 December 2018 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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