Salt dish

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1790-1810

GUSN

GUSN-6951

Description

border: bands of gold and reddish brown with gold swag and tassle; border around well: gold dots with reddish brown centers; central sepia-colored landscape scene with gold in oval: trees, left with house and pine tree, right; cipher "JL" in sky. Salt dish: oval with scenic medallion in well.

Details

Descriptive Terms

salts (condiment vessels)
painting (coating)
porcelain
underglazing
Chinese export
Vessel, Condiment
Dish, Salt
Porcelain
Underglazed
Painted
Chinese Export
Dish, Salt

Additional Identification Number

1937.357B

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

1.25 x 3 x 4.125 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Theodora Willard

Accession Number

1937.357.2