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Tea bowl

Description

Handleless, hand-painted porcelain cup. Exterior border: black pencilled double border with band of dots and dotd wave belwo with flower buds; larger flower bud spray with gold highlights. Interior border: black huskchain with gold highlights; in bowl: pencilled flowerbud.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1750-1775
Location of origin
China
Material
gilding
glazing (coating)
hand-painted
porcelain
Object type
Food Service T&E; Drinking Vessels
Descriptive terms
Bowl, Drinking
Bowl, Tea
Chinese export
gilding
glazing (coating)
hand-painted
porcelain
tea bowls
Dimensions
2 (H), 3 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1920.121
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. L. P. Deane
GUSN
28980

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