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Bottle: C.29-1982

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Maker(s)

Unknown (Production)

Description

Off white stoneware water bottle, with crackled white monochrome glaze, much abraded. Globular form, standing on a foot rim, with a tall slender neck and two small ring handles. On one side of the body, there is an irregularly shaped fragment, adhered from another vessel.

Notes

History note: Dug up at Kalong

Legal notes

Given by Edward P. Johnson

Measurements and weight

Height: 9.7 cm
Width: 6.2 cm

Relative size of this object

6.2 cm9.7 cm What does this represent?

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Place(s) associated

  • Kalong ⪼ Thailand

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1982-06-07) by Johnson, Edward P

Dating

15th-16th century
1400 - 1599 1599

Materials used in production

Glaze Stoneware

Techniques used in production

Glazing

Identification numbers

Accession number: C.29-1982
Primary reference Number: 74209
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 12 November 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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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2020) "Bottle" Web page available at: https://collection.beta.fitz.ms/id/object/74209 Accessed: 2021-11-30 11:34:26

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