Ring Dish

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1930-1970

GUSN

GUSN-51080

Description

A stylized figure of a standing donkey on an oblong platform over two joined footed cups decorated in blue, red and green with large flowerheads. The donkey is gray, black and brown.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dishes (vessels)
rings (jewelry)
earthenware
underglazing
ceramic (material)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
donkeys
floral patterns
Earthenware
Classical Figure
Donkey
Floral
Underglazed
Unidentified Ceramic
DISH, RING

Inscription

Inscribed on the bottom bowl is: Italy.

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Italy

Dimensions

3.75 x 4 x 2.125 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Amelia W. Little

Accession Number

1986.724