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Funerary model: C.29-2019

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Funerary model




Funerary model, earthenware figure, depicts a male servant standing on an unglazed base. His face is finely modelled, slipped and cold-painted, while his torso was applied with amber glaze and trousers with green glaze. Chinese, Ming Dynasty (1368-1644)

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (2019-11-25) by Scrase, David E.

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Accession number: C.29-2019
Primary reference Number: 239695
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Created: Thursday 12 December 2019 Updated: Friday 16 July 2021 Last processed: Friday 16 July 2021

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

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