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1938.1331.4 (RS214655)

Description

Round porcelain jar with enameled exterior. Four scroll-edged medallions: two with scene of flower and bird; two with scene of woman leaning out window toward man outside. Medallions are surrounded by scroll and flower pattern on metallic gold ground.\n

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1875
Location of origin
China
Material
enameling
hand-painted
porcelain
Object type
Containers
Descriptive terms
Chinese export
enameling
hand-painted
Jar
jars
porcelain
toilet sets (washing sets)
Vessel
Dimensions
2 5/8 (H), 2 7/8 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1938.1331.4
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Mary Mellus
GUSN
40026

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