Punch Bowl

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1800-1830

GUSN

GUSN-10730

Description

Pearlware punch bowl with polychrome chinoiserie figure scene at center and large floral decoration around exterior and inside rim; footed.

Details

Descriptive Terms

punch bowls
earthenware
hand-painted
glazing (coating)
lead glaze
overglazing
pearlware
polychrome
throwing (pottery technique)
Chinoiserie
pearlware
Pearlware
Earthenware
Polychrome
Painted
Overglazed
Thrown
Chinoiserie
Bowl, Punch

Inscription

Paper lable on bottom underside: Little

Associated Building

Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

England

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

4 1/4 x 9 1/2 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1992.587

Reference Notes

------------. "Ceramic Chinoiserie," Antiques Magazine, August 1941,. [No Publisher].