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Bowl

1977.413 (RS33315)

Description

Deep circular bowl with sides curving to high foot; decorated with overglaze polychrome enameling (famille rose palette): pine with green and orange needles; large chrysanthemums with red peonies; fence and bush; chrysanthemums on inside bottom of bowl; very distinct blue hue to glaze; probably small punch bowl; possibly waste.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1750
Location of origin
China
Associated Building
Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.).
Material
enameling
overglazing
porcelain
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
BOWL
bowls (vessels)
Enameled
enameling
Famille Rose
famille rose
Overglazed
overglazing
porcelain
Porcelain
Dimensions
3.625 (H), 8 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1977.413
Credit Line
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
GUSN
4148

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Famille Rose

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