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Garden seat

Description

Porcelain Chinese export garden seat. The background is painted a pea green. On the top is a blue bird perched on a tree branch. Around it, blooming on the tree are white blossoms. On the sides is a depiction of a garden, including, another blue bird, some brown hills and more white flowers. On two of the sides are designed cut-outs.

Details

Maker
unknown
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
ceramic (material)
glaze
paint (coating)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
ceramic (material)
Chinese export
garden seats
glaze
paint (coating)
Seat, Garden
Dimensions
20 8/16 x 11 4/16 x 10 14/16 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.2582
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
222451

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