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Yunomi: C.200-1934

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Unknown (Pottery)


Footed stoneware Yunomi of cylindrical form. Brown body, thrown and turned. Brown glaze, followed by brushed buff glaze area, itself with a diagonal brush stroke of brown. Brown glaze inside.


History note: Unknown before Frank Brangywn, RA

Legal notes

Purchased with the Glaisher Fund

Measurements and weight

Height: 10.00 cm

Place(s) associated

  • Takatori ⪼ Japan

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (1934-09-20) by Brangwyn, Frank


Late 19th-early 20th Century
Meiji Period (1868-1912)
Circa 1875 CE - Circa 1925 1925 CE

Components of the work

Decoration: composed of glaze ( a diagonal brush stroke of brown) Foot: Diameter 4.80 cm
Rim: Diameter 9.70 cm

Materials used in production

brown body Stoneware brown Glaze

Techniques used in production

Glazing (coating) Turning Throwing

Identification numbers

Accession number: C.200-1934
Primary reference Number: 72988
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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

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