Bowl

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

ca. 1750

GUSN

GUSN-4148

Description

Deep circular bowl with sides curving to high foot; decorated with overglaze polychrome enameling (famille rose palette): pine with green and orange needles; large chrysanthemums with red peonies; fence and bush; chrysanthemums on inside bottom of bowl; very distinct blue hue to glaze; probably small punch bowl; possibly waste.

Details

Descriptive Terms

bowls (vessels)
porcelain
enameling
overglazing
famille rose
Porcelain
Overglazed
Enameled
Famille Rose
BOWL

Pattern

Famille Rose

Associated Building

Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

China

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

3.625 (H), 8 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler

Accession Number

1977.413