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Rice Bowl

1991.1008 (RS21376)

Description

Deep circular form with conforming footring and rice pattern sides; handpainted underglaze in deep blue with a floral spray within concentric rings at the face and a stylized band of of devices below the rim; the exterior has a band of trellis diaper below the rim and a band of ancestral 'objects' and ribbons above the foot ring; the overall glaze is Celadon blue.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1900
Inscriptions
Chinese characters are painted freehand on the bottom of the bowl.
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
painting (coating)
porcelain
underglazing
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
BOWL, RICE
bowls (vessels)
Painted
painting (coating)
Porcelain
porcelain
Underglazed
underglazing
Dimensions
2.25 (H), 4.5 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1008
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
3225

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