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Dish: C.76-1982

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Factory: Royal Copenhagen Porcelain Factory




Porcelain with grey-green celadon glaze. Circular with a depression in the middle and outward curving rim. In the middle, reserved under the glaze by a resist or sgraffito technique, is a many petalled flower head.

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Zoe Hadwen Bequest

Measurements and weight

Height: 3.6 cm
Width: 18.1 cm

Relative size of this object

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Place(s) associated

  • Copenhagen ⪼ Denmark

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1905-06-04) by Pleister, E. M. Julia, Miss


Second quarter of 20th century
Circa 1925 - 1950

Materials used in production

grey-green Celadon glaze

Techniques used in production


Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: around a crown

  • Method of creation: Printed in underglaze green
  • Type: Mark
  • Text: three waves
  • Method of creation: Painted in underglaze blue
  • Type: Factory mark
  • Text: '1/2883'
  • Method of creation: Painted in underglaze blue
  • Type: Number

Identification numbers

Accession number: C.76-1982
Primary reference Number: 76014
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 20 October 2016 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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