Tea Bowl

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1900-1950

GUSN

GUSN-50951

Description

The bowl has a circular rim at the top of tall canted sides and a tall cylindrical footring. It is decorated with underglaze blue bands above the footring, and orange and blue stylized floral blossoms with brushes of bittersweet.

Details

Descriptive Terms

tea bowls
porcelain
earthenware
floral patterns
Porcelain
Floral
Earthenware
BOWL, TEA

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Japan

Dimensions

2.25 (H), 4.5 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Amelia W. Little

Accession Number

1986.560