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Rice Bowl

Description

A deep bowl with a cylindrical foot ring of flaring sides. It has a "rice pattern" body with painted underglaze blue borders around the scrolling foot ring and the top. The rim has a diaper pattern; and in the interior, the top border is circled with a floral sprig.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1900
Inscriptions
In underglaze blue on the underside, are Chinese characters.
Location of origin
China
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
painting (coating)
porcelain
underglazing
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
BOWL, RICE
bowls (vessels)
Floral
floral patterns
Painted
painting (coating)
Porcelain
porcelain
Underglazed
underglazing
Dimensions
2.063 (H), 4.5 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.561
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
50952

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