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Vase: O.18-1951

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Current Location: In storage

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Description

Jasper vase carved as an entwining pomegranate tree and two birds. Underneath incised with a seal ‘Qianlong nian zhi (made in the reign of Emperor Qianlong (1736-1795)’

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Mrs May Cippico in accordance with the wishes of Mrs Constance Goetze

Measurements and weight

Height: 15.4 cm
Width: 12 cm

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1951) by Cippico, May, Mrs

Dating

1800 - 1900

Materials used in production

Agate

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Identification numbers

Accession number: O.18-1951
Primary reference Number: 138777
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 17 January 2017 Last processed: Thursday 8 April 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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