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Tea bowl

1920.171 (RS213140)

Description

Handleless, hand-painted porcelain cup. Gold band around rim; blue enamel arabesque border; orange and gold flower buds; blue enamel abstract tongue (or Ju-i Head) band around foot.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1750-1800
Location of origin
China
Material
enameling
gilding
glazing (coating)
hand-painted
porcelain
Object type
Food Service T&E; Drinking Vessels
Descriptive terms
Bowl, Drinking
Bowl, Tea
Chinese export
enameling
gilding
glazing (coating)
hand-painted
porcelain
tea bowls
Dimensions
1 1/2 (H), 2 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1920.171
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. L. P. Deane
GUSN
29005

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