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Vase with ring handles: C.1B-1911

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Vase with ring handles




Vase with ring handles, hard-paste porcelain painted underglaze in blue with four women separated by plant arrangements on stands; two metal handles with rings


History note: Dante Gabriel Rossetti, to whom given by his mother

Legal notes

Given by Charles Fairfax Murray

Measurements and weight

Height: 27.6 cm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1911) by Murray, Charles Fairfax


Kangxi Period (1662-1722)
Circa 1662 - Circa 1722

School or Style

Kangxi Period (1662-1722)

People, subjects and objects depicted

Components of the work

Vase composed of glaze ( clear) hard-paste porcelain
Decoration composed of cobalt-blue

Techniques used in production

Throwing : Hard-paste porcelain painted underglaze in blue; metal handles
Glazing (coating)

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Identification numbers

Accession number: C.1B-1911
Primary reference Number: 99140
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 20 May 2021 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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