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Waste bowl

Description

Porcelain waste bowl with exterior medallions of birds and flowers surrounded by flowers, scrolls, and butterflies on gold ground. Bowl interior has round medallion in center of basin with bird and flower. 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; Food Service Accessories
Descriptive terms
Bowl, Waste
Chinese export
Container, Food Waste
enameling
hand-painted
porcelain
slop bowls
Dimensions
2 7/8 (H), 7 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1987.421.2
Credit Line
Gift of Edwin Buckingham Sears
GUSN
3784

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