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Jar: C.91-1934

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Object information

Maker(s)

Unknown (Production)

Description

Globular buff stoneware jar, with a short neck, and covered with a thick but rough, cream glaze. Decorated with hatchet motifs in dark brown within two bands on the shoulder

Notes

History note: Unknown before seller

Legal notes

Bought from Frank Brangwyn, with the Glaisher Fund

Measurements and weight

Diameter: 16.5 cm
Height: 15.2 cm

Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

Song Dynasty
0960 - 1279 1279

Materials used in production

Glaze Stoneware

Techniques used in production

Glazing

Identification numbers

Accession number: C.91-1934
Primary reference Number: 76347
Brangwyn Collection: 49
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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

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