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Jar and cover: JL.235-1986

Object information

Current Location: Gallery 28 - Arts of Asia Gallery

Maker(s)

Maker: Unknown

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Description

Hard-paste porcelain ovoid jar and cover. Thrown, and painted in enamels with birds, peony, chrysanthemum and other flowers.

Legal notes

Lent by Roger Jenyns

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Loan (1986) by Jenyns, Roger

Dating

Kangxi Period (1662-1722)
17th Century, third quarter#
1675 - 1699

School or Style

Kakiemon

Materials used in production

Enamel
Hard-paste porcelain

Techniques used in production

Throwing (pottery technique)
Enamelling

Identification numbers

Accession number: JL.235-1986
Primary reference Number: 140501
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 26 November 2020 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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