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Tea Bowl

1990.175.1 (RS207025)

Description

Blue transfer-print tea bowl. Exterior decorated with birds flying and perched in a tree. Interior base depicts a bird perched in a tree.

Details

Maker
Possibly Caughley (Maker)
Possibly Worcester Royal Porcelain Co., Ltd. (Maker)
Date
1780-1800
Inscriptions
Printed on bottom: [crescent]= bowl; [chili pepper]= saucer.
Location of origin
Worcester, England
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Drinking Vessels
Descriptive terms
Bowl, Drinking
Bowl, Tea
earthenware
glazing (coating)
tea bowls
transfer printing
Dimensions
2 3/4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1990.175.1
Credit Line
Gift of Ms. Susan Norton
GUSN
15598

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