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Bowl

Description

Large, footed porcelain bowl painted with underglaze blue foliage and rockwork bluish-clear glaze. Overglaze iron reds and gilding forming scene of peacocks (?) in Kakiemon style rockwork, sprigs pf blossoms (prunes), peonies, and bridge in background. Interior rim of bowl decorated with lattice bands interupted with blossoms in reserves at quarter intervals. Rim of bowl glazed light brown.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1870-1880
Location of origin
Japan
Associated Building
Used at Barrett House (New Ipswich, N.H.).
Material
porcelain
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
BOWL
bowls (vessels)
Kakiemon
Porcelain
porcelain
Dimensions
4.25 (D), 10.125 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1987.695
Credit Line
Gift of Caroline Barr Wade
GUSN
13813

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