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Bowl: O.16-1951

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Description

Octagonal bowl with eight ring ornaments on eight bracket feet. The rim is decorated with a band of lotus flowers and the handles as a pair of pierced lotus with suspending rings

Legal notes

Mrs May Cippico in accordance with the wishes of Mrs Constance Goetze

Measurements and weight

Height: 6 cm
Length: 21 cm

Relative size of this object

21 cm6 cm What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1951) by Cippico, May, Mrs

Dating

1800 - 1900

Materials used in production

Jadeite

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Identification numbers

Accession number: O.16-1951
Primary reference Number: 138775
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 24 August 2018 Last processed: Thursday 8 April 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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