Sugar bowl

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1805-1815

GUSN

GUSN-17613

Description

Porcelain sugar bowl with cover. Imari design. Cobalt blue, orange and gilt design leaves, tendrils, stylized flowers and abstract motifs on white background in three reserves, outlined in gilt and separated by gilt leaf sprays and pendant flowers on cobalt background. Gilt bands at top and bottom of design. Oval medallion with orange leaves and gilt tendrils on white background at base of white and gilt knop. Molded white and gold grotesque masks at each end. Shoulder with leaf and flower band in orange and gilt. Ovoid form.

Details

Descriptive Terms

sugar bowls
enameling
gilding
hand-painted
porcelain
floral patterns
Imari
Bowl, Serving
Bowl, Sugar
Bowl, Sugar

Inscription

"128" ( in gilt inside cover and in orange on bottom.)

Maker

Coalport (Maker)

Location of Origin

England, SHROPSHIRE

Object Type

Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels

Dimensions

5 x 4 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. John B. Morris Jr.

Accession Number

1952.34AB

Places

Shropshire (England, United Kingdom) [county]