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jar

Object / Artefact › Applied Arts and Design
  • Description
    shoulder jar, tall, lidded, salt glazed porcelain with thin lustre, ochre coloured glaze with pale green sections, blue and crimson highlights, chevron lines gouged and raised in relief to one side, gouged lines around shoulder and foot, flat topped circular lid, interior unglazed, potter's mark at foot
  • Place
  • Other Number
    2003.66.18, 7724
  • Accession number
    2003.66.18
  • Accession date
    14 July 2003
  • Collection area
  • Item count
    1
  • Record richness
jar 2003.66.18
jar 2003.66.18

Artefact

  • Credit
    purchased with funds provided by the Auckland Museum Acquisitions Fund, 2003, collection of Auckland War Memorial Museum, 2003.66.18
  • Production
    Denis O'Connor (potter)
    Putiki BayWaiheke IslandAuckland CityAucklandNew Zealand
    1981
    eighties
    handmade
    glazing (coating)/coating (process)
  • Signature/marks
    three wavy lines encircled by two bands  (maker's mark)
  • Consists of
    • 0 - Whole › porcelain
      porcelain, salt glaze, tin lustre, rutile wedged in to body, reduction firing
    • 0 - Whole › salt glaze
    • 0 - Whole › tin glaze
  • Dimensions
    • 0 - Whole height (precise) : 315mm
      (h 315 mm, dia 122 mm across base; dia 115 mm across lid)
    • .1 - jar diameter (precise) : 122mm
    • .2 - lid diameter (precise) : 147mm
  • Classification
    Chenhall Nomenclature (Nomenclature)
    › 07 Distribution & Transportation Artifacts (Category)
    › Containers (Classification)
  • Record created
    14 July 2003

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