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Dish: C.687-1991

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Maker(s)

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Description

Small octagonal dish. Hard-paste porcelain painted in famille rose/noire colours, blue, green, yellow, rose, iron-red, white and black. Octagonal dish, with slightly flared and rounded rim. The four angled corners are decorated with chrysanthemums on a black ground alternating with four panels of baskets of peonies and flowers with a ribbon. The centre is painted with flower heads within a green octagonal border.

Notes

History note: H.S. Reitlinger (d.1950); the Reitlinger Trust, Maidenhead, from which transferred in 1991.

Legal notes

Bequeathed by H.S. Reitlinger, 1950; transferred from the Reitlinger Trust, 1991.

Measurements and weight

Diameter: 12.1 cm
Height: 1.9 cm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1950) by Reitlinger, Henry Scipio

Dating

Qing Dynasty
Qianlong Period (1736-1795)
18th century
After 1736 - Circa 1795

Components of the work

Decoration composed of enamels ( famille noire) enamels ( famille rose)

Materials used in production

Hard-paste porcelain

Techniques used in production

Throwing : Hard-paste porcelain painted in famille rose/noire colours, blue, green, yellow, rose, iron-red, white and black

Identification numbers

Accession number: C.687-1991
Primary reference Number: 21630
Old object number: CHICER/193
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 14 February 2012 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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