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Sake bottle: C.342-1934

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Maker(s)

Unknown (Pottery)

Description

Stoneware bottle of tall dumbbell shape, thrown and turned. Clear yellow glaze over reddish body. Neck dipped in brown glaze.

Notes

History note: Unknown before Frank Brangwyn, RA

Legal notes

Purchased with the Glaisher Fund

Measurements and weight

Height: 28.90 cm

Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

18th-19th century
Edo period (1615-1868) / Meiji period (1868-1912)
Circa 1700 - Circa 1899

Components of the work

Part: composed of glaze ( neck is dipped in brown glaze) Bottle: Diameter 12.90 cm
Rim: Diameter 4.70 cm
Base: Diameter 9.30 cm

Materials used in production

clear yellow lgaze Glaze Stoneware

Techniques used in production

Glazing (coating) Turning Throwing

Identification numbers

Accession number: C.342-1934
Primary reference Number: 74619
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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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