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Tea bowl: JL.20-1984

Object information


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Hard-paste porcelain hexagonal teabowl. Moulded and painted in enamels, with bijin and caged nightingale.

Legal notes

Lent by Mr and Mrs Roger Jenyns

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Loan (1984) by Jenyns, Roger, Mr and Mrs


Edo Period (1615-1868)
Late 17th Century
1675 - 1699

School or Style


Materials used in production

Enamel Hard-paste porcelain

Techniques used in production

Moulding Enamelling

Identification numbers

Accession number: JL.20-1984
Primary reference Number: 208781
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Audit data

Created: Friday 13 May 2016 Updated: Thursday 26 November 2020 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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