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Tea bowl

1985.165.3 (RS118543)

Description

Tea bowl. White clay body w/ colorless glaze. Overglaze gilt and enamel decoration. Red and green bands at rim. Inner border of purple ribbons and floral sprigs enclosing one larger floral sprig. Deep circular bowl w/ high footring.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1790
Associated Building
Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
porcelain
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
BOWL, TEA
floral patterns
porcelain
Porcelain
Sprig
tea bowls
Dimensions
2 (H), 3.5 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1985.165.3
Credit Line
Gift of Margaret E.C. Merriam in memory of her mother Elizabeth Low Coffin Colman
GUSN
24893

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