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Tea bowl

1929.1815 (RS213157)

Description

Handleless, hand-painted porcelain cup. Exterior: Masonic devices in blue bordered oval; gold painted small flower spray. Interior border: blue enamel and gold bands.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1785-1800
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
Gilded
gilding
glazing (coating)
hand-painted
Masonic
porcelain
tea bowls
Dimensions
1 3/4 (H), 3 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1929.1815
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Alice A. Stevens
GUSN
33047

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