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Li T'ai-po: OC.34-1938

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Current Location: In storage


Li T'ai-po


Production: Unknown




Porcelain water pot in the form of the drunken poet Li Tai-po. He is leaning against a wine jar, which is yellow with a green dragon, while sitting on the ground with one leg stretched out. He wears a green robe with black scrolls and red decorated roundels.

Legal notes

Bequeathed by Leonard Daneham Cunliffe

Measurements and weight

Height: 9.5 cm
Length: 17.8 cm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1938) by Cunliffe, Leonard Daneham


K’ang Hsi (1662-1722)
1662 - 1722

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Identification numbers

Accession number: OC.34-1938
Primary reference Number: 77687
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 14 July 2016 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

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

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