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Plate: C.70-1932

Object information

Current Location: Gallery 26 (Lower Marlay)

Maker(s)

Factory: Bow Porcelain Manufactory

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Description

Soft-paste porcelain octagonal plate, decorated with a powder blue ground, and reserves painted underglaze in blue.

Soft-paste porcelain octagonal plate, decorated with a powder blue ground, and reserves painted underglaze in blue: four fan-shaped reserves with Chinese landscapes, and four circular with a stylized plant.

Notes

History note: Unknown before donor, Mrs W.D. (Frances Louisa) Dickson, Bournemouth

Legal notes

Given by Mrs W.D. Dickson

Measurements and weight

Height: 1 1/2 in
Width: 9 in

Place(s) associated

  • Stratford-le-Bow ⪼ Essex ⪼ England

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1932-10) by Dickson, W. D. (Frances Louisa), Mrs

Dating

Mid 18th Century
George II
Production date: circa AD 1760

School or Style

Oriental style

Components of the work

Decoration composed of cobalt-blue

Materials used in production

presumed lead Lead-glaze
Soft-paste porcelain

Techniques used in production

Glazing (coating)

Identification numbers

Accession number: C.70-1932
Primary reference Number: 131264
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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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