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

Object Type

Food Service T&E; Drinking Vessels

Dimensions

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

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. L. P. Deane

Accession Number

1920.131