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Punch bowl

1987.421.1 (RS214864)

Description

Porcelain punch bowl with medallions of birds and flowers surrounded by flowers, scrolls, and butterflies on gold ground. This polychrome design is sometimes known as Rose Medallion.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1875
Location of origin
China
Material
enameling
hand-painted
porcelain
Object type
Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels
Descriptive terms
Bowl, Punch
Chinese export
enameling
hand-painted
porcelain
punch bowls
Vessel, Drink Serving
Dimensions
4 3/4 (H), 11 3/4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1987.421.1
Credit Line
Gift of Edwin Buckingham Sears
GUSN
3783

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