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Bowl: OC.1-1936

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Maker(s)

Production: Unknown

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Description

White stoneware bowl, with a semi porcellanous body and a crackled, light grey green, slightly glassy glaze. Lung-ch'uan type. Probably a kiln waster. The rim has been ground down and a metal band has been attached. The sides are rounded below and almost vertical at the top.
The outside has been decorated with carved lotus petal pattern; the inside ground and marked.
Glazed convex base. Short, thick, tapering glazed foot, with an unglazed rim burnt orange brown.

Legal notes

Bequeathed by Reginald R. Cory

Measurements and weight

Diameter: 12.5 cm
Height: 6.5 cm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1936) by Cory, Reginald R.

Components of the work

Rim composed of metal
Decoration

Materials used in production

Celadon glaze
Stoneware

Techniques used in production

Unglazed
Glazing

Identification numbers

Accession number: OC.1-1936
Primary reference Number: 77533
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 13 July 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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