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Vase: C.89-1934

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Maker(s)

Production: Unknown

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Description

Acorn shaped stoneware vase. With a moulded dragon and other motifs applied in relief. Covered with a dark brown glaze, turning yellow at the thinner parts of the glaze.

Notes

History note: Unknown before seller

Legal notes

Bought from Frank Brangwyn with the Glaisher Fund

Measurements and weight

Height: 19.7 cm
Width: 13.3 cm

Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

Ming Dynasty
1368 - 1644

Materials used in production

Glaze
Stoneware

Techniques used in production

Moulding in relief
Glazing

Identification numbers

Accession number: C.89-1934
Primary reference Number: 76296
Brangwyn Collection: 50
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 4 March 2020 Last processed: Wednesday 13 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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