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Fragment of bowl: C.4.37-1964

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Object information

Current Location: In storage


Pottery: Unknown




Pinkish-buff earthenware decorated with horizontal bands of red and cream slip and lead-glazed. Part of the out-turned rim and curved side of a bowl.


History note: Found in London (outside the City boundary) by G.F. Lawrence, Wandsworth, and given by him to Bernard Rackham (1876-1964)

Legal notes

Bequeathed by Bernard Rackham

Measurements and weight

Length: 12.5 cm
Width: 6 cm

Place(s) associated

  • Wanfried-an-der-Werra ⪼ Germamy

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1964-03-12) by Rackham, Bernard


End of 16th - early 17th century
Production date: circa AD 1600

Components of the work

Inside And Rim composed of lead-glaze
Decoration composed of slip

Materials used in production


Techniques used in production


Identification numbers

Accession number: C.4.37-1964
Primary reference Number: 74855
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 27 February 2018 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

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

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