Rice Bowl

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1850-1900

GUSN

GUSN-3226

Description

Deep, circular form with conforming foot rings and rice patterned sides; in the center, within concentric circles is a handpainted floral spray in medium blue; there are blurred devices below the rim; the exterior is decorated with a trellis diaper band below the rim and tobacco leaves about the footring; the overall glaze is Celadon blue.

Details

Descriptive Terms

bowls (vessels)
glazing (coating)
painting (coating)
porcelain
tin (metal)
Porcelain
Tin Glazed
Painted
BOWL, RICE

Inscription

Handpainted on the bottom is a blurred letter which resembles an 'I.'

Associated Building

Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

2.25 (H), 4.5 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.1009