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Saucer: OC.43-1946

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Production: Unknown

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Description

Deep saucer of translucent porcelain, with a reddish body covered in a white glaze. There are remains of a metal ring round the rim. On the inside are two fish and water weeds in relief. On the side are three fish and conventionalised waves in relief.

Notes

History note: Bought from Sparks, April 1924

Legal notes

Bequeathed by Oscar Raphael

Measurements and weight

Diameter: 14.6 cm
Height: 3.1 cm

Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

Song Dynasty#
960 - 1279

Components of the work

Remains composed of bronze

Materials used in production

Glaze
Porcelain

Techniques used in production

Glazing
Relief

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Identification numbers

Accession number: OC.43-1946
Primary reference Number: 77724
Oscar Raphael: 91
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 16 February 2021 Last processed: Thursday 3 August 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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