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Punch bowl

Description

Interior border: underglaze blue herringbone band w/ stylized "leaf" chain; central decoration: rocks and exotic grasses on pond; exterior has 2 scenes: 1) smaller exotic grass scene and 2) larger exotic grass scene w/ fence.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1820
Material
earthenware
foliation (pattern)
glazing (coating)
grass (plant material)
leaf (metal)
leaf (plant material)
tin (metal)
underglazing
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
BOWL, PUNCH
Earthenware
earthenware
foliation (pattern)
glazing (coating)
Grass
grass (plant material)
herringbone
Herringbone
Leaf
leaf (metal)
leaf (plant material)
Pond
ponds (water)
punch bowls
Rock
rock
tin (metal)
Tin Glazed
Underglazed
underglazing
Dimensions
9.25 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1987.459
Credit Line
Gift of Edwin Buckingham Sears
GUSN
51672

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