Dessert Bowl

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1850-1860

GUSN

GUSN-64399

Description

Part of a set of five dessert bowls in soup plate shape with scalloped edges, a wide magenta band, and scroll decoration. Monogram in center “HCB”.\n \n French export porcelain dinner service with pattern of fruit, birds, and diaper and scroll designs around “HCB” monogram. Two serving plates, five tureens, three saucers, five platters, sixteen soup plates, seventeen dinner plates, fifteen dessert plates, nineteen other plates, one pitcher, two vegetable dishes, five serving dishes, one gravy boat, eighteen nappy dishes, ten cups and ten saucers, two compotes, two chargers, five dessert bowls, and one other bowl.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dessert dishes
gilding
porcelain
Bowl, Eating
Bowl, Dessert
Porcelain
Gilded
Bowl, Dessert

Associated Person

Bowen, Henry Chandler, 1813-1896

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

1 1/4 (H), 7 5/8 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Museum Purchase

Accession Number

1974.375.1