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Plate: C.37-1924

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Current Location: In storage

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Production: Unknown

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Description

The plate is painted in underglaze blue, decorated with asters in petal-shaped panels at the border enclosing five similar flower-heads amongst a dense whorled-pattern at the centre. On the base there are two encircled fish with a flower.
This design was especially popular in the Middle East.

Legal notes

Given by Mrs E. L. Calverley

Measurements and weight

Diameter: 27.2 cm
Height: 3.9 cm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1905-04-07) by Calverley, E.L., Mrs

Dating

17th Century#
1600 - 1699

Materials used in production

Underglaze colour
Hard-paste porcelain

Techniques used in production

Underglaze

Identification numbers

Accession number: C.37-1924
Primary reference Number: 74703
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 15 May 2019 Last processed: Wednesday 13 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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