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Stand dish: C.19-2007

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Production: Unknown




Porcelain, painted underglaze blue with floral design. This unusual dish is from the Vung Tau Cargo (c.1690 – 1700). This cargo is a mixture of ceramics made for the Dutch or possibly the Near East market and South East Asian Market.


History note: R & G McPherson Antiques, 40 Kensington Church Street, London W8 4BX

History note: From the Vung Tau Cargo (c.1690 – 1700)

Legal notes

Purchased with S. V. Finn Fund

Measurements and weight

Diameter: 6.3 cm
Height: 3 cm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (2007-04-30) by R & G McPherson Antiques


Circa 1690 - 1700

Components of the work

Decoration composed of cobalt-blue

Materials used in production


Techniques used in production

Moulded : Porcelain painted underglaze in blue
Glazing (coating)

Identification numbers

Accession number: C.19-2007
Primary reference Number: 145811
Entry form number: 843
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 4 February 2020 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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