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Snuff bottle: O.155 & A-1946

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Object information

Current Location: Gallery 28 - Arts of Asia Gallery

Maker(s)

Factory: Unknown

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Description

Porcelain miniature vase form with an overall dark blue glaze. Ebony top

Notes

History note: Unknown before testator

Legal notes

Oscar Raphael Bequest, 1941, received 1946

Measurements and weight

Height: 6 cm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1941) by Raphael, Oscar C.

Dating

Ch’ien Lung, 1736-95
1760 CE - 1880 CE

Components of the work

Top composed of ebony

Materials used in production

Glaze
Porcelain

Techniques used in production

Glazing

Identification numbers

Accession number: O.155 & A-1946
Primary reference Number: 168589
Oscar Raphael: 41
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 26 November 2020 Last processed: Wednesday 24 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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