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Cup stand: C.7-2014

Object information

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A five-legged cup stand incised all over with a delicate pattern of ribbed scales, the collar with sketchy lotus petals, the feet bracket-like, covered with a typical celadon glaze.


History note: Originating from the joint collections of Professor Peter H. Plesch and Mrs. Gerta R. (Traudi) Plesch OBE.

Legal notes

Given by Philippa Neilson

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (2014) by Neilson, Philippa


12th Century
Circa 1100 CE - Circa 1199 CE

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Identification numbers

Accession number: C.7-2014
Primary reference Number: 201291
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Created: Thursday 9 April 2015 Updated: Thursday 9 April 2015 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

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

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