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Bottle: C.275-2016

Object information

Current Location: Gallery 27 (Glaisher)


Hamada, Shoji (Potter)


Stoneware moulded slab bottle. Cream/green glaze with three olive/brown trails on the front and back.
No mark.


History note: Bought by Shakeshaft from a Bonhams auction, No.26921, Lot 144. 17th April 1996

Legal notes

Bequeathed by John Shakeshaft

Place(s) associated

  • Mashiko ⪼ Japan

Acquisition and important dates

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


20th century
After 1900 CE - Before 1978 CE

Materials used in production

cream/green Glaze Stoneware

Techniques used in production

Moulding Slab-building Glazing

Identification numbers

Accession number: C.275-2016
Primary reference Number: 207921
Sale catalogue photo number: K49
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Audit data

Created: Wednesday 27 January 2016 Updated: Tuesday 11 December 2018 Last processed: Wednesday 31 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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