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Wine ewer: JL.66 & A-1984

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Maker: Unknown




Underglaze blue and white porcelain wine ewer and cover. The spout in the form of bamboo, the arched handle with chrysanthemum flowers at each end. The body with phoenix amongst scrolling flowers and foliage. The lid with scrolling flowers and foliage.

Legal notes

Lent by Mr and Mrs Roger Jenyns

Place(s) associated

  • Arita ⪼ Japan

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Loan (1984) by Jenyns, Roger, Mr and Mrs


Edo Period (1615-1868)
18th Century
After 1700 - Before 1799

Materials used in production

blue and white Underglaze

Identification numbers

Accession number: JL.66 & A-1984
Primary reference Number: 138708
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 25 September 2019 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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