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Potiche: JL.53 & A-1984

Object information

Current Location: Gallery 26 (Lower Marlay)


Maker: Unknown




Underglaze blue and white porcelain potiche and cover decorated with a landscape scene. The cover with a landscape band surmounted by a buddhist lion.

Legal notes

Lent by Mr and Mrs Roger Jenyns

Acquisition and important dates

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


Edo Period (1615-1868)
Late 17th-early 18th Century
After 1675 - Before 1725

Materials used in production

blue Underglaze

Identification numbers

Accession number: JL.53 & A-1984
Primary reference Number: 140532
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 25 September 2019 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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