Tea Bowl

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

ca. 1850

GUSN

GUSN-6154

Description

Deep bowl form with high foot ring; underglaze blue transfer print decoration of young girl milking cow; scalloped geometric border; interior with rose vine border with house scene in bottom.

Details

Descriptive Terms

tea bowls
earthenware
vitrification
transfer printing
underglazing
figure- and animal-derived motifs
cows
girls
houses
floral patterns
rose (genus)
Earthenware
Semi-Vitrified
Staffordshire
Transfer Printed
Underglazed
Cow
Girl
Rose
House
TEACUP

Associated Building

Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.),

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

England, Staffordshire

Dimensions

2.375 x 3.375 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph May

Accession Number

1971.1163.3