Tea bowl

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1780-1800

GUSN

GUSN-7024

Description

Tea bowl without handle, double orange band and red dots. Secondary border of red dot and dash band. Central decoration of pink and green flower sprig. Smaller sprig on the exterior of the cup and small orange leaf in bowl of cup.

Details

Descriptive Terms

tea bowls
enameling
leaf (metal)
porcelain
Chinese export
dot and line
dots
floral patterns
foliation (pattern)
Bowl, Drinking
Bowl, Tea
Porcelain
Enameled
Painted
Chinese Export
Flower
Sprig
Leaf
Dotted
Dot-and-Dash
Bowl, Tea

Additional Identification Number

1969.3.4A,B

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

China

Dimensions

3 1/2 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Marguerite Souther

Accession Number

1969.3.4