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Dish: C.10-2006

Object information

Current Location: In storage


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Hard-paste porcelain, moulded, and painted overglaze in enamels depicting a man dancing before three tigers of different size beside a wattle fence, behind which grow plum and bamboo. Circular with fluted sides and scalloped rim.

Legal notes

Given by Prof. David McMullen to commemorate his retirement

Measurements and weight

24.2 cm
4.4 cm

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (2006-05-15) by McMullen, David


Qing Dynasty
18th century
Circa 1700 - 1800


This dish is Chinese imitation of Japanese Kakiemon design

School or Style


People, subjects and objects depicted

Components of the work

Decoration composed of enamel Part

Materials used in production

clear Glaze Hard-paste porcelain

Techniques used in production

Moulded : Hard-paste porcelain painted overglaze in enamels
Painting overglaze

Identification numbers

Accession number: C.10-2006
Primary reference Number: 131114
Entry form number: 812
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 12 October 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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