Bowl

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1880-1920 ?

GUSN

GUSN-22026

Description

Ceramic bowl hand-painted on exterior w/ bird and foliage design and Chinese (?) character on bottom; brown banding on edge; mint green w/ foliate branches and pink flowers; black and white bird.

Details

Descriptive Terms

bowls (vessels)
glazing (coating)
painting (coating)
porcelain
tin (metal)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Aves (class)
foliation (pattern)
scrolling foliage
Porcelain
Painted
Tin Glazed
Foliate
Bird
BOWL

Inscription

Painted on bottom: [Chinese symbol]--see worksheet for drawing.

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

2.5 (H), 6 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.726