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Tea Bowl

1971.1163.3 (RS118033)

Description

Deep bowl form with high foot ring; underglaze blue transfer print decoration of young girl milking cow; scalloped geometric border; interior with rose vine border with house scene in bottom.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1850
Location of origin
England, Staffordshire
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
earthenware
transfer printing
underglazing
vitrification
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Cow
cows
Earthenware
earthenware
figure- and animal-derived motifs
floral patterns
Girl
girls
House
houses
Rose
rose (genus)
Semi-Vitrified
Staffordshire
tea bowls
TEACUP
Transfer Printed
transfer printing
Underglazed
underglazing
vitrification
Dimensions
2.375 x 3.375 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.1163.3
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
6154

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