Bowl

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

ca. 1770

GUSN

GUSN-4149

Description

Large circular form with sides curving to high foot; large foliate scenes with red and pink peonies, orange and pink blossoms and bush with mushroom shapes growing from behind; fence on both sides with blue flower and green foliage; interior base with large peony in red and white with blue blossom and green foliage; red diapered border around inside rim with four reserves of red flowers with green and blue borders.

Details

Descriptive Terms

bowls (vessels)
porcelain
Porcelain
BOWL

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

China

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

4.5 x 10.281 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler

Accession Number

1977.414