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Saucer: ML.17-1992

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Maker(s)

Longquan Kilns (Production)

Description

Straight-sided deep saucer, decorated with a good heavy Kinuta bluish-celadon glaze.

Notes

History note: Captain Dugald Malcolm

Legal notes

Lent by Helen Whittow

Measurements and weight

Diameter: 10.2 cm

Place(s) associated

  • Longquan ⪼ Zhejiang ⪼ China

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Loan (1992) by Whittow, Helen H. L. (nee Malcolm)

Dating

Song Dynasty
960 - 1279

Materials used in production

Kinuta Celadon glaze Pottery

Techniques used in production

Glazing

Identification numbers

Accession number: ML.17-1992
Primary reference Number: 138723
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 25 September 2019 Last processed: Thursday 8 April 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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