Flowerpot

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

GUSN

GUSN-50262

Description

Porcelain flowerpot with flared rim, unglazed interior, enameled exterior. Decoration of rose colored peonies, green tendrils, and butterflies on a gold ground; four scrolled medallions with alternating scenes of 1) birds, butterflies and flowers and 2) figures on white.

Details

Descriptive Terms

flowerpots
porcelain
enameling
hand-painted
Chinese export
Planter
Flowerpot
Flowerpot

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

China

Object Type

Household Accessories; Horticultural Containers

Dimensions

3 1/2 (H), 5 1/4 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. Edwin Buckingham Sears

Accession Number

1983.29