Tea bowl

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1750-1775

GUSN

GUSN-3445

Description

Handleless, hand-painted porcelain cup. Interior: border of thin orange bands and swags-and tassels; central, abstract flower bud. Exterior: border of brown husk chain; spray of orange flowers with gold highlights; three small flower buds on body exterior.

Details

Descriptive Terms

tea bowls
porcelain
Chinese export
Bowl, Drinking
Bowl, Tea
Bowl, Tea

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

China

Dimensions

1 7/8 (H), 3 1/2 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. L. P. Deane

Accession Number

1920.131