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Tea bowl

Item Information

Title:
Tea bowl
Description:
Tea bowl. White clay body w/ colorless glaze. Overglaze gilt and enamel decoration. Red and green bands at rim. Inner border of purple ribbons and floral sprigs enclosing one larger floral sprig. Deep circular bowl w/ high footring.
Date:
1785–1795
Format:
Objects/Artifacts
Genre:
porcelain
tea bowls
Location:
Historic New England
Collection (local):
Digitized Museum Collections
Subjects:
floral patterns
Porcelain
Sprig
Places:
MassachusettsEssex (county)Newbury
Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.)
Extent:
2 in. (H) Diameter: 3.5 in.
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
Rights status not evaluated.
Contact host institution for more information.
Notes:
Gift of Margaret E.C. Merriam in memory of her mother Elizabeth Low Coffin Colman
Accession #:
1985.165.3
Identifier:
24893