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Punch Bowl

1970.729 (RS115538)

Description

Buff clay body with pearled glaze. Deep circular bowl with short stem with a central molded ring or band, tapering out to a wide circular foot. Underglaze blueish-black transfer printed decoration of naturalistic meandering wisteria vine, on interior and exterior of bowl and on foot; central medallion inside. All on over-glaze deep magenta-rose field. Gilt edge.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850
Inscriptions
Westeria/LE+ S (LE + S intertwined)
Associated Building
Original to Roseland Cottage (Woodstock, Conn.).
Material
pearlware
Object type
Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels
Descriptive terms
Bowl, Punch
floral patterns
flower (plant material)
Medallion
pearlware
Pearlware
punch bowls
Vessel, Drink Serving
Wisteria
People and organizations
Aspinwall, Augustus
Lincoln, Dorothy R., 1887
Trull, Roger
Dimensions
9.125 x 18.25 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1970.729
Credit Line
Gift of Margaret Carson Holt
GUSN
64328

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