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Bowl: ML.24-1992

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Maker(s)

Unknown (Maker)

Description

Porcelain bowl, covered with very pale greenish blue glaze, except for approximately 7cm on both sides of the rim. Circular, with deep, gently curving sides, standing on a footring. The glaze inside the bowl is speckled with black, particularly in the centre. Qingbai ware

Oval label printed in black with a tower and 'Malcolm Collection' and inscribed in blue black ink 'D./36'

Legal notes

Lent to the museum by Helen H. L. Whittow (nee Malcolm)

Measurements and weight

Diameter: 10.5 cm
Height: 4.7 cm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Loan (1992) by Whittow, Helen H. L. (nee Malcolm)

Dating

12th-13th Century
1100 - 1299

Components of the work

Near Rim

Materials used in production

Glaze Porcelain

Techniques used in production

Glazing

Identification numbers

Accession number: ML.24-1992
Primary reference Number: 138729
Malcolm Collection: D./36
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 11 September 2015 Last processed: Thursday 8 April 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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