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Bowl: C.64-1992

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Porcelain bowl. Thrown and incised with 'invisible' decoration underglaze, which is crazed. Circular with deep sloping sides, standing on a footring, the interior of which is unglazed. Qingbai ware
With a fitted padded wooden box

There is a small repair in the rim, with a short crack below


History note: Purchased from Mayuyama, with its box

Legal notes

Given by Godfrey St. George Montague Gompertz, in memory of his wife, Elizabeth

Measurements and weight

Height: 7 cm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1992) by Gompertz, Godfrey St. George Montague


Song Dynasty
12th Century
1100 - 1199

Components of the work

Box composed of wood Rim Diameter 13.5 cm
Footring Interior

Materials used in production

Underglaze Porcelain

Techniques used in production

Incising Thrown Underglaze

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Identification numbers

Accession number: C.64-1992
Primary reference Number: 75730
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 16 February 2021 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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