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Buddhist Lion: OC.56A-1938

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

Buddhist Lion

Maker(s)

Production: Unknown

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Description

One of a pair of porcelain joss stick holders in the form of Buddhist lions, enamelled on the biscuit.

Legal notes

Bequeathed by Cecil E. Byas

Measurements and weight

Height: 13.3 cm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1938-01-19) by Byas, Cecil E.

Dating

K’ang Hsi (1662-1722)
1662 - 1722

Materials used in production

Enamel
Porcelain

Techniques used in production

Enamelling

Identification numbers

Accession number: OC.56A-1938
Primary reference Number: 77760
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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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