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Bowl: EC.16-1942

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Maker(s)

Production: Zurich Porcelain Manufactory

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Description

Hard-paste porcelain bowl, with a slightly flared lip. Double bank of fluting inside the bowl. Smooth outside. Moulded, and painted overglaze in puce enamel with stylized flowers

Notes

History note: The Rev. G.A. Schneider, Cambridge; sold Sotheby's, 4 June 1942, Catalogue of European Ceramics and Glass comprising the interesting and extensive collection of the Rev. G.A. Schneider . . ., p. 17, part four of lot 79; purchased by the Fitzwilliam Museum with money given by Prof. Stanley Cook in memory of his wife

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Bought using funds given by Professor Stanley Cook, in memory of his wife

Measurements and weight

Diameter: 17.1 cm
Height: 7 cm

Place(s) associated

  • Zürich ⪼ Switzerland

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (1942-04-06) by Sotheby's

Dating

Late 18th century
Circa 1775 CE - Circa 1780 CE

Components of the work

Decoration composed of enamel ( purplish-puce)

Materials used in production

Glaze
Hard-paste porcelain

Techniques used in production

Moulding : Hard-paste porcelain, moulded, and painted overglaze in purplish-puce enamel
Glazing (coating)

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Z with a bar through the middle
  • Method of creation: In blue
  • Type: Mark
  • Text: C
  • Method of creation: Incised
  • Type: Mark
  • Text: V
  • Method of creation: Impressed
  • Type: Mark

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Identification numbers

Accession number: EC.16-1942
Primary reference Number: 76888
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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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