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Fragment: C.320-1984

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Pottery: Unknown




Fragment of a cup. Porcelain, glazed, with traces of carved design.


History note: From the Punwon (Usan-ri or Toma-ri) kiln site

Legal notes

Gompertz Gift

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1984) by Gompertz, G. St. G. M., Mr and Mrs


15th Century-16th Century#
Choson Dynasty (1392 - 1910)
Circa 1450 - 1550


The fragment is made of very thin porcelain and has a very thin footring.

Components of the work

Decoration composed of glaze

Materials used in production


Techniques used in production

Carving : Porcelain, traces of a carved design, glazed
Glazing (coating)

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: C.320-1984
Primary reference Number: 16421
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 11 August 2016 Last processed: Wednesday 13 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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