Tea bowl and saucer

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1780-1800

GUSN

GUSN-41094

Description

Handleless tea bowl [.1] and saucer [.2]. Tea bowl is decorated with an exterior gilt band wound with a berry vine. Saucer has gilt sprigs at center and a navy blue scroll and gilt garland border around rim.

Details

Descriptive Terms

tea bowls
saucers (plates)
gilding
painting (coating)
porcelain
Bowl, Drinking
Bowl, Tea
Porcelain
Painted
Gilded
Bowl, Tea

Additional Identification Number

A1655

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

3 1/2 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Museum Accession

Accession Number

1988.545.1-.2