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Fragment: OC.12B-1940

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Object information

Current Location: In storage


Production: Unknown




Glazed earthenware fragment from a pillow, of a similar ware as OC.12A-1940. With a brown slip decoration on the white glaze. Tz'u chou ware


History note: Found at Chiao Tsan (Kai Fang fu)

Legal notes

Given by Mrs Eumorfopoulos

Measurements and weight

Diameter: 13.3 cm
Height: 15.2 cm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1940-05-16) by Eumorfopoulos, Mrs


Song Dynasty#
960 - 1279

Materials used in production


Techniques used in production

Slip coating

Identification numbers

Accession number: OC.12B-1940
Primary reference Number: 77553
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 14 July 2016 Last processed: Thursday 3 August 2023

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

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