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Spade form: AAL.7-2021

Object information

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Spade form


Artist: Coper, Hans




Stoneware, thrown in two parts, with semi-matt manganese-black slip, with a slightly rough surface and some pin holes. The pot has a cylindrical stem with incised rings supporting a hollow spade form, with an indented horizontal line running round it about halfway down.

Legal notes

Lent by the Keatley Trust

Place(s) associated

  • Frome ⪼ England

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Lent (2021-12-01) by Keatley Trust


20th Century#
Circa 1967 - Circa 1979

Materials used in production


Techniques used in production


Inscription or legends present

  • Text: HC
  • Location: Underside of base
  • Method of creation: Impressed
  • Type: Monogram

Identification numbers

Accession number: AAL.7-2021
Primary reference Number: 308036
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Audit data

Created: Monday 7 March 2022 Updated: Monday 7 March 2022 Last processed: Thursday 7 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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