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Tea bowl and saucer

Description

Painted and enamel polychrome scene of man and woman in western clothing seated at water's edge; sailing vessel and mountains, two other figures, rowboat, beyond; brown cross-hatched border with gilt quatrefoils within.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1770-1800
Inscriptions
Adhesive label on cup bottom: [illegible].
Location of origin
China
Material
enamel paint
gilding
painting (coating)
porcelain
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
BOWL, TEA AND SAUCER
Chinese Export
Chinese export
Enamel
enamel paint
Gilded
gilding
Painted
painting (coating)
porcelain
Porcelain
Sailor's Farewell
tea bowls
Dimensions
5.5 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1950.380AB
Credit Line
Bequest of Mr. and Mrs. Frederick W. Bridge
GUSN
45175

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Sailor's Farewell

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