Punch Bowl

Collection Type

  • Cooking equipment

Date

1770-1800

GUSN

GUSN-3448

Description

All decoration green; interior border: groups of two and three roses connected by chain of ovals; central rose spray; exterior: sawtooth border; band around foot broken up with diamond-shaped arabesques (one is just three interlocking diamonds); exterior decoration: scrolled leaves, meandering Greek keyl; spray of flowers, oval medallion with rose and tassel.

Details

Descriptive Terms

punch bowls
enameling
leaf (plant material)
foliation (pattern)
leaf (metal)
painting (coating)
porcelain
arabesques
Chinese export
flowers (plants)
floral patterns
key pattern
leaf (plant material)
foliation (pattern)
leaf (metal)
rose (genus)
Porcelain
Painted
Enameled
Greek Key
Chinese Export
Rose
Sawtooth
Leaf
Flower
Arabesque
BOWL, PUNCH

Additional Identification Number

MJ78

Related Items

Title Punch bowl Accession Number 1958.226

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

China

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

6.75 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Margaret Jewell

Accession Number

1958.123

Places

Massachusetts (United States)