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Dish: OC.35-1946

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Object information

Current Location: Gallery 28 - Arts of Asia Gallery

Maker(s)

Production: Unknown

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Description

Porcelain dish with a circular foot and bronze rim. Design stamped. The dish is decorated in the centre with a lotus leaf, flowers and water weeds, on wavey ground. Around this is a band of wave pattern, with four fishes, lotus, and other water plants in high relief. Ting ware

Notes

History note: This dish is one of a pair that belonged to Yuan, the tutor of the boy Emperor (1922). Bought from Yamanaka, April 1922

Legal notes

O.C. Raphael Bequest

Measurements and weight

Height: 3.5 cm
Width: 19.1 cm

Relative size of this object

19.1 cm3.5 cm What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

Song Dynasty
960 - 1279

Components of the work

Rim composed of bronze

Materials used in production

Porcelain

Techniques used in production

High relief

Identification numbers

Accession number: OC.35-1946
Primary reference Number: 77693
Oscar Raphael: 78
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 26 November 2020 Last processed: Wednesday 24 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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