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Punch Bowl

1992.587 (RS21076)

Description

Pearlware punch bowl with polychrome chinoiserie figure scene at center and large floral decoration around exterior and inside rim; footed.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1830
Inscriptions
Paper lable on bottom underside: Little
Location of origin
England
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
hand-painted
lead glaze
overglazing
pearlware
polychrome
throwing (pottery technique)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Bowl, Punch
Chinoiserie
Earthenware
earthenware
glazing (coating)
hand-painted
lead glaze
Overglazed
overglazing
Painted
Pearlware
pearlware
Polychrome
polychrome
punch bowls
throwing (pottery technique)
Thrown
Dimensions
4 1/4 x 9 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1992.587
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
10730
Reference Notes
------------. "Ceramic Chinoiserie," Antiques Magazine, August 1941,. [No Publisher].

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