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Bowl: OC.55-1946

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Object information

Current Location: Gallery 28 - Arts of Asia Gallery

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Production: Unknown

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Description

Stoneware bowl of conical shape, with a spreading mouth and small foot. Dark brown body with thick black glaze, which is dotted thickly with oval shaped drops of a red copper colour. Numeral chi (7) is cut in to the base. Chien ware

Notes

History note: Bought from Yamanaka, July 1929. Exhibited at the Orangerie, Paris, 1937

Legal notes

O.C. Raphael Bequest

Measurements and weight

Diameter: 16.5 cm
Height: 6.4 cm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1946) by Raphael, Oscar C.

Dating

Song Dynasty
960 - 1279

Materials used in production

Glaze
Porcelain

Techniques used in production

Glazing

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Identification numbers

Accession number: OC.55-1946
Primary reference Number: 77756
Oscar Raphael: 2
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 12 January 2021 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

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

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