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Dish: C.8-1968

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Maker(s)

Unknown (Production)

Description

Dish decorated with dragons in underglaze blue

Legal notes

Bequeathed by Mrs Walter Sedgwick, through the National Art Collections Fund

Measurements and weight

Diameter: 22 cm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1968) by Sedgwick, Walter, Mrs

Dating

Ming Dynasty
1488 - 1505

Materials used in production

blue Underglaze colour Hard-paste porcelain

Techniques used in production

Underglaze

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Identification numbers

Accession number: C.8-1968
Primary reference Number: 76163
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 16 February 2021 Last processed: Sunday 28 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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