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Snuff bottle: O.146-1946

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Maker(s)

Unknown (Maker)

Description

Porcelain miniature vase form decorated with underglaze blue with a formalised floral design and five formalised blossoms in rouge de fer. The base has a dragon in underglaze blue.

Notes

History note: Unknown before testator

Legal notes

Oscar Raphael Bequest, 1941, received 1946

Measurements and weight

Height: 6 cm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1941) by Raphael, Oscar C.

Dating

18th-19th century
1780 CE - 1880 CE

Materials used in production

Underglaze colour Porcelain

Techniques used in production

Underglaze

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Identification numbers

Accession number: O.146-1946
Primary reference Number: 168580
Oscar Raphael: 29
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 16 February 2021 Last processed: Wednesday 24 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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