Bowl

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1880-1910

GUSN

GUSN-50953

Description

A deep bowl with a foot ring, lobed sides and a curvalinear rim. It is hand-painted in underglaze blue with exotic tree and flowers in a bowl. There is a middle band of evergreen and berry chain motifs. There is a wider "onion" pattern band at the top. The exterior has four flower sprigs.

Details

Descriptive Terms

bowls (vessels)
porcelain
underglazing
ceramic (material)
floral patterns
Porcelain
Underglazed
Floral
Unidentified Ceramic
BOWL

Inscription

In underglaze on the underside is: Germany/Meissen.

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Meissen, Germany, Saxony

Dimensions

2.25 (H), 5.25 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Amelia W. Little

Accession Number

1986.562