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1998.726 (RS22881)

Description

Ceramic bowl hand-painted on exterior w/ bird and foliage design and Chinese (?) character on bottom; brown banding on edge; mint green w/ foliate branches and pink flowers; black and white bird.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1920 ?
Inscriptions
Painted on bottom: [Chinese symbol]--see worksheet for drawing.
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
glazing (coating)
painting (coating)
porcelain
tin (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Aves (class)
Bird
BOWL
bowls (vessels)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Foliate
foliation (pattern)
glazing (coating)
Painted
painting (coating)
Porcelain
porcelain
scrolling foliage
tin (metal)
Tin Glazed
Dimensions
2.5 (H), 6 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.726
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
22026

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