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Dish: O.1-1933

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Maker(s)

Maker: Unknown

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Description

Circular red dish, carved with 'Moutan' (tree-peony blossoms and foliage) in relief, which goes down to the wood. The lacquer used is very thick.

Legal notes

Given by A. E. Anderson

Measurements and weight

Diameter: 32.4 cm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1933) by Anderson, A.E.

Dating

Ming Dynasty
1426 - 1435

Materials used in production

Wood
Lacquer

Techniques used in production

Carving
Relief

Identification numbers

Accession number: O.1-1933
Primary reference Number: 140034
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 9 October 2020 Last processed: Wednesday 24 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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