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Jar: C.53-1972

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Object information

Maker(s)

Unknown (Maker)

Description

Stoneware jar decorated with underglaze blue decoration. This depicts lotus petals encircling the narrow mouth, and traditional floral and leaf scrolls encircling the body.
Carved foot ring and unglazed base. Fine white biscuit.

Notes

History note: Unknown before donor

Legal notes

Given by Sir Harry and Lady Garner

Measurements and weight

Height: 6 cm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1972) by Garner, Harry, Sir and Lady

Dating

15th-16th century
1400 - 1599

Components of the work

Base

Materials used in production

Underglaze colour Stoneware

Techniques used in production

Glazing Underglaze

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: C.53-1972
Primary reference Number: 75443
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 3 November 2021 Last processed: Wednesday 3 November 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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