Skip to content

Search Collections

Bowl

1934.659 (RS212336)

Description

Small, footed earthenware bowl with "flow blue" transfer-printed pattern "Scinde." Floral border around interior rim. Repeating scene of flowering tree surrounded by water, a figure carrying a flag toward a pagoda on exterior and interior basin.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1870
Inscriptions
"SCINDE" (printed)
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels
Descriptive terms
Bowl, Serving
bowls (object components)
Chinoiserie
earthenware
Floral Border
Flow blue
flow blue (ceramic glaze)
glazing (coating)
Orientalism
Pagoda
Scinde
slop bowls
transfer printing
Tree
Willow
Dimensions
3 1/4 (H), 6 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1934.659
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Isaac Sprague
GUSN
36681

Comments