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Saucer dish: C.52-1954

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Current Location: In storage

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Production: Unknown

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Description

Shallow hard-paste porcelain saucer dish. Decorated on the inside with lotus flowers and peltate leaves, water, and other small flowers. The dish is covered with a ying ching glaze, except for the rim, which is unglazed.
'Firing crack' up one side

Legal notes

C. J. M. Adie bequest

Measurements and weight

Diameter: 16.8 cm
Height: 3.1 cm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1954-05-27) by Adie, Clement James Mellish

Dating

Song Dynasty#
960 - 1279

Components of the work

Rim

Materials used in production

Glaze
Hard-paste porcelain

Techniques used in production

Glazing

Identification numbers

Accession number: C.52-1954
Primary reference Number: 75410
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 17 December 2015 Last processed: Thursday 3 August 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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