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Cup: C.12 & A-1929

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Current Location: In storage

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Teabowl and Saucer. Hard-paste porcelain painted famille rose enamels with floral sprays in fan-shaped panels reserved on a pink brocade-diaper ground.

Teabowl and Saucer. Hard-paste porcelain painted predominantly in pink enamels with green, yellow, turquoise and opaque white. The teabowl has fluted sides painted on the exterior with fan-shaped panels enclosing bright pink floral sprays, reserved against a pale pink brocade-diaper ground. The decoration is repeated on the saucer within a pale turquoise diaper border reserved with peony vignettes round the rim.

Legal notes

Given by Mrs. W. D. Dickson

Measurements and weight

Diameter: 10.3 cm
Height: 4.1 cm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1929) by Dickson, W. D. (Frances Louisa), Mrs

Dating

Qing Dynasty
Yongzheng (1723-1735)
Circa 1723 - Circa 1735

Components of the work

Decoration composed of enamels ( famille rose)

Materials used in production

Glaze
Hard-paste porcelain

Techniques used in production

Glazing (coating)

Identification numbers

Accession number: C.12 & A-1929
Primary reference Number: 71540
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 11 August 2015 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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