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Bottle: JL.73-1984

Object information


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Square section porcelain bottle (tokkuri). Moulded, painted in red and green enamels with Buddhist emblems, cash and ju (longevity) and fuku (good fortune) characters, and gilded.

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)
After 1700 - Before 1799

Materials used in production

Gilt Enamel Porcelain

Techniques used in production

Moulding Enamelling Gilding

Identification numbers

Accession number: JL.73-1984
Primary reference Number: 140547
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 25 September 2019 Last processed: Monday 15 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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