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Pair of condiment ewers: JL.69A & B-1984

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Maker: Unknown




Pair of hard-paste porcelain condiment ewers. Moulded, and painted in underglaze blue, iron-red enamel and gilt. Lettered in roundels ā€˜Oā€™ and ā€˜Sā€™, and decorated with chrysanthemum and peony.

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)
18th Century
After 1700 - Before 1799

School or Style


Materials used in production

blue Underglaze
Hard-paste porcelain

Techniques used in production


Identification numbers

Accession number: JL.69A & B-1984
Primary reference Number: 140541
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 25 September 2019 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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