Garden seat

Collection Type

  • Furniture

GUSN

GUSN-222451

Description

Porcelain Chinese export garden seat. The background is painted a pea green. On the top is a blue bird perched on a tree branch. Around it, blooming on the tree are white blossoms. On the sides is a depiction of a garden, including, another blue bird, some brown hills and more white flowers. On two of the sides are designed cut-outs.

Details

Descriptive Terms

garden seats
ceramic (material)
paint (coating)
glaze
Chinese export
Seat, Garden

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

FD364

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

20 8/16 x 11 4/16 x 10 14/16 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.2582