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Tea bowl

Description

Handleless, hand-painted porcelain cup. Blue and white; inner border: trellis, spearhead and double dot; three-story bamboo pavillion with swastika fence, trees and rocks; boat behind fench with birds flying above; opposite: clump of rocks; interior center of bowl: rock with grass sprouting out.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1770-1790
Location of origin
China
Material
porcelain
Object type
Food Service T&E; Drinking Vessels
Descriptive terms
Bowl, Drinking
Bowl, Tea
Chinese export
porcelain
tea bowls
Dimensions
2 (H), 3 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1920.124
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. L. P. Deane
GUSN
3705

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