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Guan jar


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Title/s

Guan jar

Maker/s

Unknown

Collection

Oscar Raphael

Category

porcelain

Name

jar

School/Style

Yuan

Description

Porcelain, painted underglaze in blue with mandarin ducks swimming between lotus and other aquatic plants

Production Place

China (country)

Chinese (nationality)

Technique Description

hard-paste porcelain, thrown, and painted underglaze in blue

Dimensions

height: (whole): 30.5 cm
diameter:

Period

Yuan Dynasty (1279-1368)

Date

circa 1330 to 1368

Provenance

bequeathed: Raphael, Oscar C. 1941 (Filtered for: Applied Arts collection)

Oscar Raphael Bequest, 1941

Documentation

  1. (2005) Treasures of the Fitzwilliam Museum, London: Scala [page: 126]
    [comments: Publ.]
  2. Panayotova, Stella (2008) I Turned It Into a Palace, Sydney Cockerell and the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge (Cambs.): The Fitzwilliam Museum [page: 103]
    [comments: Publ. p. 103 fig. 2.46 in colour]

Other Notes

Accession Number

OC.93-1946 (Applied Arts)
(Reference Number: 77869; Input Date: 2004-03-11 / Last Edit: 2009-03-24)

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