Skip to main content

Jar: C.19-1933

An image of Jar

Terms of use

These images are provided for non-commercial use under a Creative Commons License (BY-NC-ND). To license a high resolution version, please contact our image library who will discuss fees, terms and waivers.

Download this image

Creative commons explained - what it means, how you can use our's and other people's content.

Colours in this image

Alternative views

Object information

Maker(s)

Unknown (Production)

Description

A dense and heavy greyish stoneware jar, with decoration in black (Tz'u chou ware). The body has a mei ling shaped body, with a wide mouth.

Legal notes

Bequeathed by the Rev A. V. Valentine Richards

Measurements and weight

Diameter: 25 cm
Height: 26.4 cm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1905-04-16) by Valentine-Richards, A. V., The Rev

Materials used in production

Stoneware

Identification numbers

Accession number: C.19-1933
Primary reference Number: 72862
Stable URI

Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 12 January 2021 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

Citation for print

This record can be cited in the Harvard Bibliographic style using the text below:

The Fitzwilliam Museum (2022) "Jar" Web page available at: https://collection.beta.fitz.ms/id/object/72862 Accessed: 2022-05-24 03:56:42

Citation for Wikipedia

To cite this record on Wikipedia you can use this code snippet:

{{cite web|url=https://collection.beta.fitz.ms/id/object/72862 |title=Jar |author=The Fitzwilliam Museum|accessdate=2022-05-24 03:56:42|publisher=The University of Cambridge}}

Bootstrap HTML code for reuse

To use this as a simple code embed, copy this string:

                <div class="text-center my-3">
                    <figure class="figure">
                        <img src="https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/imagestore/aa/aa13/C_19_1933_281_29.jpg"
                        alt="Jar"
                        class="img-fluid" />
                        <figcaption class="figure-caption text-info">Jar</figcaption>
                    </figure>
                </div>
            

Please enter your name as you would like to be addressed
Please enter your email address
The object accession number - this is prefilled
Please enter your query with as much detail as possible

Suggested products from Curating Cambridge

You might be interested in this...

Sign up for updates

Updates about future exhibitions and displays, family activities, virtual events & news. You'll be the first to know...