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Shallow bowl: C.245-1934

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Unknown (Pottery)


Shallow moulded stoneware bowl in form of clam shell, with three small feet. Light buff Hagi base glaze with large pours in green/blue and buff glazes.


History note: Unknown before Frank Brangwyn, RA

Legal notes

Purchased from Frank Brangwyn, with the Glaisher Fund

Measurements and weight

Height: 7.00 cm

Place(s) associated

  • Hagi ⪼ Japan

Acquisition and important dates

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


Late 18th-early 19th century
Edo Period (1615-1868)
Circa 1775 CE - Circa 1825 1825 CE

Components of the work

Parts: composed of glaze ( green / blue and buff glazes) Bowl: Diameter 26.20 cm

Materials used in production

light buff Hagi base glaze Glaze Stoneware

Techniques used in production

Glazing (coating) Moulded

Identification numbers

Accession number: C.245-1934
Primary reference Number: 73535
Brangwyn number: BJ.18
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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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