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Tea Bowl

Description

White body with white glaze; deep bowl form terminating in wide circular mouth; high foot ring; overglaze polychrome enamel decoration of inner red line border and central sprig; exterior with floral arrangement on front and three random sprigs overall.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1770
Location of origin
China
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
overglazing
porcelain
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Floral
floral patterns
Overglazed
overglazing
Porcelain
porcelain
tea bowls
TEACUP
Dimensions
1.75 (H), 3 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.1161
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
6150

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