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Charger: C.5-2016

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Maker(s)

Longquan Kilns (Production)

Description

Green celadon porcellanous footed charger. Moulded fluting and central flower (peony?) in well.
Longquan ware.

Notes

History note: Bought by John Shakeshaft from Peter Crabbe, 28th October 1998

Legal notes

Bequeathed by John Shakeshaft

Measurements and weight

Height: 8 cm

Place(s) associated

  • Longquan ⪼ Zhejiang ⪼ China

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (2016) by Shakeshaft, John, Dr

Dating

Ming Dynasty
15th century
1400 CE - 1499 CE

Components of the work

At Base Width 15 cm
At Extremities Width 38 cm
Well

Materials used in production

green Celadon glaze Porcelaneous ware

Techniques used in production

Glazing

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Identification numbers

Accession number: C.5-2016
Primary reference Number: 207648
Sale catalogue photo number: K275
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Audit data

Created: Tuesday 19 January 2016 Updated: Tuesday 11 December 2018 Last processed: Sunday 28 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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