Jar

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1850-1875

GUSN

GUSN-40026

Description

Round porcelain jar with enameled exterior. Four scroll-edged medallions: two with scene of flower and bird; two with scene of woman leaning out window toward man outside. Medallions are surrounded by scroll and flower pattern on metallic gold ground.\n

Details

Descriptive Terms

jars
toilet sets (washing sets)
porcelain
enameling
hand-painted
Chinese export
Vessel
Jar
Jar

Additional Identification Number

1938.1331D

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

China

Object Type

Containers

Dimensions

2 5/8 (H), 2 7/8 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Mary Mellus

Accession Number

1938.1331.4