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Sugarbowl with lid

1987.421.4AB (RS214873)

Description

Porcelain sugar bowl with flared rim and lid with gilt berry knop. Exterior decorated with medallions of birds and flowers surrounded by flowers, fruit, 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, Serving
Bowl, Sugar
Chinese export
enameling
hand-painted
porcelain
sugar bowls
Dimensions
3 1/2 (H), 5 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1987.421.4AB
Credit Line
Gift of Edwin Buckingham Sears
GUSN
3786

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