Tea bowl

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1750-1775

GUSN

GUSN-28980

Description

Handleless, hand-painted porcelain cup. Exterior border: black pencilled double border with band of dots and dotd wave belwo with flower buds; larger flower bud spray with gold highlights. Interior border: black huskchain with gold highlights; in bowl: pencilled flowerbud.

Details

Descriptive Terms

tea bowls
gilding
porcelain
hand-painted
glazing (coating)
Chinese export
Bowl, Drinking
Bowl, Tea
Bowl, Tea

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

China

Dimensions

2 (H), 3 1/2 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. L. P. Deane

Accession Number

1920.121