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Vase: C.106-1934

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Maker(s)

Production: Unknown

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Description

Drop shaped stoneware vase. Covered with a black glaze, that is slightly mottled brown, with decoration reserved, exposing a white slip. The decoration depicts plum blossoms, and is enhanced in places by sgraffito work. Possibly chi-an ware

Notes

History note: Unknown before seller

Legal notes

Bought from Frank Brangwyn, with the Glaisher Fund

Measurements and weight

Diameter: 7.9 cm
Height: 14.6 cm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (1934) by Brangwyn, Frank

Dating

Song Dynasty
960 - 1279

Materials used in production

Glaze
Slip
Stoneware

Techniques used in production

Slip coating
Glazing
Sgraffito

Identification numbers

Accession number: C.106-1934
Primary reference Number: 71248
Brangwyn Collection: 72
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 4 March 2020 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

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

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