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Flowerpot

Description

Porcelain flowerpot with flared rim, unglazed interior, enameled exterior. Decoration of rose colored peonies, green tendrils, and butterflies on a gold ground; four scrolled medallions with alternating scenes of 1) birds, butterflies and flowers and 2) figures on white.

Details

Maker
unknown
Location of origin
China
Material
enameling
hand-painted
porcelain
Object type
Household Accessories; Horticultural Containers
Descriptive terms
Chinese export
enameling
Flowerpot
flowerpots
hand-painted
Planter
porcelain
Dimensions
3 1/2 (H), 5 1/4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1983.29
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. Edwin Buckingham Sears
GUSN
50262

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