Punch bowl

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1870

GUSN

GUSN-37494

Description

Porcelain enameled punch bowl. Interior and exterior border with gold ground, pink peonies, green leaves and other multicolored flowers. Band of green tendrils and pink tree peonies around base. Scroll-edged medallions inside and out of 1) people engaged in various activities and of 2) birds and flowers. Center of bowl: scrolled circular mendallion of peony with bird perched on it.

Details

Descriptive Terms

punch bowls
enameling
hand-painted
porcelain
underglazing
Chinese export
Vessel, Drink ServingBowl, PunchBowl, Punch

Associated Building

Used At Fowler House Main House,

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

China

Object Type

Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels

Dimensions

11 1/2 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Fowler House Estate

Accession Number

1934.2981