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Bowl: C.57-1934

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Object information

Current Location: Gallery 28 - Arts of Asia Gallery

Maker(s)

Production: Unknown

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Description

Porcelain bowl, covered in a bluish glaze with slight crackling. Hexagonal flower shaped rim with an incised design, inside the bowl, of a lotus flower. Ying ching ware.

Notes

History note: Unknown before seller

Legal notes

Bought from Frank Brangwyn with the Glaisher Fund

Measurements and weight

Height: 5.1 cm
Width: 19.7 cm

Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

Song Dynasty#
960 - 1279

Materials used in production

Glaze
Porcelain

Techniques used in production

Glazing
Incising

Identification numbers

Accession number: C.57-1934
Primary reference Number: 75550
Brangwyn Collection: 41
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 26 November 2020 Last processed: Thursday 3 August 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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