Armorial tea bowl

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1790-1820

GUSN

GUSN-173111

Description

Armorial porcelain tea bowl with a white body and painted blue and gold decoration of a coat-of-arms containing a gold monogram within a shield framed by a blue curtain with gold fringe and tassels, border comprises of a blue band with two rows of gold stars.

Details

Descriptive Terms

tea bowls
porcelain
Chinese export
armorial (porcelain style)
Bowl, Tea

Inscription

"EB" (Painted monogram in gold)

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

FD107

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

2 (H), 4 1/4 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.1824.2

Places

China