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Bowl

1986.86 (RS25452)

Description

A scalloped bowl with a cylindrical foot ring. It is decorated with iron red and underglaze blue with a center circular medallion. It has fantastic bird of orange and gold with red and blue swirls radiating from the medallion. Three medallions are along the sides with pomegranite designs; the outside is decorated with blue and iron red.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1900
Location of origin
Japan
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
earthenware
porcelain
underglazing
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Aves (class)
Bird
BOWL
bowls (vessels)
earthenware
Earthenware
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Medallion
Porcelain
porcelain
Underglazed
underglazing
Dimensions
4.25 (H), 11 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.86
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
50650

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