Bowl

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1890-1920

GUSN

GUSN-14172

Description

Japanese covered bowl, containing shells. White dots around base. Grey w/ relief pattern of flying cranes. Painted black and white branches w/ small trails of dotted gilding.

Details

Descriptive Terms

bowls (vessels)
painting (coating)
relief (sculpture techniques)
stoneware (pottery)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
cranes (birds)
Stoneware
Painted
Relief
Crane
BOWL

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

2.5 (H), 4.25 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.1435AB