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Cup: OC.22-1946

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Object information

Current Location: Gallery 28 - Arts of Asia Gallery

Maker(s)

Maker: Unknown

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Description

Oval shaped porcelaneous stoneware cup on a splayed foot. Pale buff ware covered with a cream glaze. Ting-ware Type.

Notes

History note: Found about 50 miles north of Kai-pan-tu. Given to Oscar Raphael by Gutmann, May 1933.

Legal notes

Oscar C. Raphael Bequest, 1941, received 1946

Measurements and weight

Height: 6.35 cm
Length: 7.9 cm
Width: 14.6 cm

Relative size of this object

14.6 cm6.4 cm What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1941) by Raphael, Oscar C.

Dating

T’ang Dynasty (618-906)
Circa 618 - 907

Note

Ting-ware type, found about 50 miles north of Kai-pang-fu.

Materials used in production

Porcelaneous ware
Glaze

Techniques used in production

Glazing

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Identification numbers

Accession number: OC.22-1946
Primary reference Number: 77645
Oscar Raphael: 22
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 26 November 2020 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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