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Dish: C.72-1934

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Object information

Maker(s)

Unknown (Production)

Description

Porcelain dish, ting ware. Moulded on the inside. In the centre are two fish within a band of waves and a key pattern. The whole is bordered by a fine floral design, covered with a plain ivory glaze. With a metal rim

Notes

History note: Unknown before seller

Legal notes

Bought from Frank Brangwyn, using the Glaisher Fund

Measurements and weight

Height: 5.7 cm
Width: 30.2 cm

Relative size of this object

30.2 cm5.7 cm What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (1934) by Brangwyn, Frank

Dating

Song Dynasty
0960 CE - 1279 1279 CE

Components of the work

Rim: composed of metal

Materials used in production

Glaze Porcelain

Techniques used in production

Moulding Glazing

Identification numbers

Accession number: C.72-1934
Primary reference Number: 75926
Brangwyn Number: 43
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 26 November 2020 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

Citation for print

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2020) "Dish" Web page available at: https://collection.beta.fitz.ms/id/object/75926 Accessed: 2021-12-03 22:30:24

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