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Vase: OC.30-1946

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Object information

Maker(s)

Jingdezhen Porcelain Factory (Ching-te-Chen) (Factory)

Description

White porcelain vase, of a bulbous shape, with a narrow neck and flanged lip. Covered with a soft white slip and glazed.

Notes

History note: Exhibited at the Patterson Gallery, October 1919. No. 135 unknown before testator

Legal notes

O. C. Raphael Bequest

Measurements and weight

Height: 19.7 cm
Width: 13.3 cm

Relative size of this object

13.3 cm19.7 cm What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1941) by Raphael, Oscar C.

Dating

Song Dynasty
0960 - 1279 1279

Materials used in production

White slip Glaze Porcelain

Techniques used in production

Slip coating Glazing

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Identification numbers

Accession number: OC.30-1946
Primary reference Number: 77668
Oscar Raphael: 68
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 16 February 2021 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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