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Box: O.2 & A-1960

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Maker(s)

Unknown (Maker)

Description

Circular red lacquer box. The top is carved with a representation of "The Happy Isles of the Blessed"

Legal notes

Given by Miss Marjorie McInnes Claye in accordance with ther wishes of her brother Charles Claye.

Measurements and weight

Diameter: 47 cm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1960) by McInnes Claye, Marjorie

Dating

Jiaqing (1796-1820)
1760 - 1820 1820

Materials used in production

Lacquer

Techniques used in production

Lacquering Carving

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Identification numbers

Accession number: O.2 & A-1960
Primary reference Number: 140037
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 8 April 2021 Last processed: Friday 9 April 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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