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

Object Type

Furniture

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