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Large Plate: C.19-1975

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Object information

Titles

Large Plate

Maker(s)

Plowman, Thomas (Potter)

Description

Buff stoneware, thrown and turned. Circular with shallow curved sides and narrow rim. Covered with cream-grey oatmeal glaze on the interior and decorated with a wax resist flourish in chestnut-brown. The underside and base, except foot rim, are covered with the same chestnut brown glaze. The oatmeal glaze has bubbled and pitted extensively.

Notes

History note: Purchased from the exhibition 'Ceramic Form', held at Kettle's Yard, Cambridge, June 1-14, 1975, no. 364

Legal notes

Given by the Friends of the Fitzwilliam Museum

Measurements and weight

Diameter: 50 cm
Height: 7 cm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1975-07-15) by The Friends of the Fitzwilliam Museum

Dating

Late 20th Century
Elizabeth II
Production date: circa AD/CE 1975

School or Style

Studio Ceramics

Components of the work

Wholel:

Materials used in production

Glaze Stoneware

Techniques used in production

Turning Glazing

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: in circular seal with the T upside down and its upward tail forming that of the P

  • Text: :TP monogram
  • Location: On
  • Method of creation: Impressed
  • Maker's mark

Inscription present: in circular seal

  • Text: S
  • Location: On
  • Method of creation: Impressed
  • Mark

References and bibliographic entries

Related exhibitions

Identification numbers

Accession number: C.19-1975
Primary reference Number: 72866
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 15 July 2020 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

Citation for print

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2020) "Dish" Web page available at: https://collection.beta.fitz.ms/id/object/72866 Accessed: 2021-11-28 11:19:15

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