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Bowl

1971.948 (RS117902)

Description

Circular bowl form with high fluted sides; scalloped rim; foot ring; decorated with series of alternating bird and flower scenic reserves separated by bands of diamond cross hatch; central vase design in well; Imari palette in blue underglaze, iron red overglaze.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1880
Location of origin
Japan
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
overglazing
porcelain
underglazing
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Aves (class)
Bird
BOWL
bowls (vessels)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
floral patterns
Flower
flowers (plants)
Imari
Overglazed
overglazing
Porcelain
porcelain
Underglazed
underglazing
Dimensions
4.5 (H), 9.75 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.948
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
5687

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