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Rice Bowl

1991.1009 (RS21376)

Description

Deep, circular form with conforming foot rings and rice patterned sides; in the center, within concentric circles is a handpainted floral spray in medium blue; there are blurred devices below the rim; the exterior is decorated with a trellis diaper band below the rim and tobacco leaves about the footring; the overall glaze is Celadon blue.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1900
Inscriptions
Handpainted on the bottom is a blurred letter which resembles an 'I.'
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
glazing (coating)
painting (coating)
porcelain
tin (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
BOWL, RICE
bowls (vessels)
glazing (coating)
Painted
painting (coating)
Porcelain
porcelain
tin (metal)
Tin Glazed
Dimensions
2.25 (H), 4.5 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1009
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
3226

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