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Jar

Description

Miniature porcelain jar; Imari decoration; scalloped body w/ round lid red and gilt scalloped decoration around rim; multi-colored floral branch w/ blue and yellow bird.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1920
Location of origin
Japan
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
glazing (coating)
painting (coating)
porcelain
tin (metal)
Object type
Container
Places
New York state (United States)
Descriptive terms
Aves (class)
Bird
figure- and animal-derived motifs
floral patterns
glazing (coating)
Imari
JAR
jars
Painted
painting (coating)
Porcelain
porcelain
Sprig
tin (metal)
Tin Glazed
People and organizations
A.A. Vantine & Co.
Dimensions
3.75 x 2.625 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.2274.1AB
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
18177

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