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Tankard: BL.12-1995

Object information

Current Location: Gallery 26 (Lower Marlay). Case permanently removed 2021.


Maker: Unknown




Hard paste porcelain tankard, with painted overglaze in polychrome enamels in Kakiemon style. Decorated with peonies and rocks.

Legal notes

On loan from Douglas and Mary Barrett

Measurements and weight

Diameter: 12.7 cm
Height: 20.3 cm
Width: 15.8 cm

Place(s) associated

  • Arita ⪼ Japan

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Loan (1995) by Barrett, Douglas and Mary

School or Style


Materials used in production

polychrome Enamel
Hard-paste porcelain

Techniques used in production

Painted overglaze

Identification numbers

Accession number: BL.12-1995
Primary reference Number: 140078
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 25 September 2019 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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