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Punch Bowl

Description

The bowl has a deep circular form with a tll slightly tapered foot ring and the interior is grey and hand painted with 8 green, yellow, sienna and blue fish. The exterior is "sprinkled" with purple.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1675-1750
Location of origin
England
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
delftware
earthenware
enameling
glazing (coating)
hand-painted
painting (image-making)
tin (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
BOWL, PUNCH
Delftware
delftware
Earthenware
earthenware
Enameled
enameling
figure- and animal-derived motifs
fish
Fish
glazing (coating)
hand-painted
Painted
painting (image-making)
punch bowls
tin (metal)
Tin Glazed
Dimensions
3.5 (H), 8 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1023
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
3240

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