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Candlestick: C.141-2010

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Maker(s)

Unknown

Description

Tripod candlestick with applied dragon, on lion mask and with paw feet, below leaf form cup.

Legal notes

Given by Mr. Alan Green

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (2010) by Green, Alan

Dating

Late 17th Century
Circa 1675 CE - Circa 1699 1699 CE

School or Style

Chinese

Identification numbers

Accession number: C.141-2010
Primary reference Number: 200113
Entry form: 1039
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Created: Monday 2 February 2015 Updated: Wednesday 13 January 2021 Last processed: Wednesday 24 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2020) "Candlestick" Web page available at: https://collection.beta.fitz.ms/id/object/200113 Accessed: 2021-12-09 14:32:56

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