Digital Commonwealth

Bowl

Item Information

Title:
Bowl
Description:
Shallow bowl form w/ slightly scalloped edge. Recessed foot. Blue transfer print decoration, "Willow" pattern w/ elaborate pagoda house at left and bridge w/ two people at right. Islands w/ houses at top. Diaper and butterfly border. Brown edge.
Date:
1775–1785
Format:
Objects/Artifacts
Genre:
pearlware
transfer printing
bowls (vessels)
Location:
Historic New England
Collection (local):
Digitized Museum Collections
Subjects:
willow (wood)
Pearlware
Staffordshire
Transfer Printed
Willow
Pagoda
Places:
MassachusettsEssex (county)Newbury
Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.)
Extent:
1.5 in. x 7.688 in. (H x W)
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
Rights status not evaluated.
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Notes:
Gift of Margaret E.C. Merriam in memory of her mother Elizabeth Low Coffin Colman
Accession #:
1985.156
Identifier:
24854