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Bottle-vase: BL.6-1995

Object information

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Maker: Unknown




The bottle-vase is made from hard paste porcelain, with a painted underglaze in blue. It is decorated with insects and peony.

Legal notes

On loan from Douglas and Mary Barrett

Measurements and weight

Diameter: 18.7 cm
Height: 34.9 cm

Place(s) associated

  • Arita ⪼ Japan

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Loan (1995) by Barrett, Douglas and Mary

Materials used in production

blue Underglaze colour
Hard-paste porcelain

Techniques used in production


Identification numbers

Accession number: BL.6-1995
Primary reference Number: 201830
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Audit data

Created: Monday 15 June 2015 Updated: Wednesday 25 September 2019 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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