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Incense burner with lid: OC.4 & A-1943

Object information

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White porcelaneous stoneware incense burner. With a clear, very finely crackled glaze. On three small feet. With a metal top, pierced with a few leaf shaped holes. Decoration under the glaze in black, brown and white slip (?), of a spider in its web and a few white leaves.

Legal notes

Given by Lt Col. Kenneth Dingwall DSO

Measurements and weight

Diameter: 6.4 cm
Height: 7 cm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1943-03-03) by Dingwall, Kenneth, Lt Col., DSO


17th or 18th Century
1600 - 1799

Components of the work

Top composed of metal

Materials used in production

Porcelaneous ware Glaze

Techniques used in production


Identification numbers

Accession number: OC.4 & A-1943
Primary reference Number: 205093
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Audit data

Created: Friday 7 August 2015 Updated: Thursday 15 October 2015 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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