Punch Bowl

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1868-1899

GUSN

GUSN-50586

Description

It is circular with a flared footring. It is transfer printed in black with a tree-of-lie and floral pattern on the interior and repeated on the exterior. It is hand painted in lustrous pink, blue, brown and green.

Details

Descriptive Terms

punch bowls
earthenware
painting (image-making)
hand-painted
pearlware
transfer printing
floral patterns
tree of life (general motif)
Pearlware
Transfer Printed
Tree-of-Life
Floral
Painted
Earthenware
BOWL, PUNCH

Inscription

Printed on the underside is the manufacturer's trademark: E.M. & Co./Indiantree. And impressed into the underside is: E. Malkin & Co.

Pattern

Floral

Associated Building

Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.),

Maker

E.M. & Co (Maker)
E. Malkin & Co. (Maker)

Location of Origin

England, Staffordshire

Dimensions

4.875 (H), 11.875 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Amelia W. Little

Accession Number

1986.12