Bowl

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1880-1900

GUSN

GUSN-50650

Description

A scalloped bowl with a cylindrical foot ring. It is decorated with iron red and underglaze blue with a center circular medallion. It has fantastic bird of orange and gold with red and blue swirls radiating from the medallion. Three medallions are along the sides with pomegranite designs; the outside is decorated with blue and iron red.

Details

Descriptive Terms

bowls (vessels)
porcelain
earthenware
underglazing
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Aves (class)
Porcelain
Underglazed
Bird
Medallion
Earthenware
BOWL

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Japan

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

4.25 (H), 11 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Amelia W. Little

Accession Number

1986.86