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Tea bowl

Description

Tea bowl without handle; primary border (interior of bowls and saucers): double orange band with red dots; secondary border (exterior bowls and well of saucers): red dot and dash band; central decoration (well of saucer and exterior of cup): pink and green flower sprig; smaller sprig exterior cup and small orange leaf in bowl of cup.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1780-1800
Location of origin
China
Material
enameling
leaf (metal)
porcelain
Object type
Food Service T&E; Drinking Vessels
Descriptive terms
Bowl, Drinking
Bowl, Tea
Chinese export
dot and line
dots
enameling
floral patterns
foliation (pattern)
leaf (metal)
porcelain
tea bowls
Dimensions
3 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1969.3.5
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Marguerite Souther
GUSN
7025

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