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Fragment: OC.12E-1940

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Maker(s)

Production: Unknown

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Description

A small glazed earthenware square fragment. With a thick blue glaze over the part which formed the rim of a bowl, also spreading over the fracture. There is an incised mark on the outside

Legal notes

Given by Mrs Eumorfopoulos

Measurements and weight

Height: 2.9 cm
Length: 3.1 cm

Relative size of this object

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1940-05-16) by Eumorfopoulos, Mrs

Dating

Song Dynasty
960 - 1279

Materials used in production

Glaze
Earthenware

Techniques used in production

Glazing

Identification numbers

Accession number: OC.12E-1940
Primary reference Number: 77556
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 14 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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