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Tea bowl and saucer

Item Information

Title:
Tea bowl and saucer
Description:
Handleless tea bowl [.1] and saucer [.2]. Tea bowl is decorated with an exterior gilt band wound with a berry vine. Saucer has gilt sprigs at center and a navy blue scroll and gilt garland border around rim.
Date:
1780–1800
Format:
Objects/Artifacts
Genre:
gilding
painting (coating)
porcelain
tea bowls
saucers (plates)
Location:
Historic New England
Collection (local):
Digitized Museum Collections
Subjects:
Porcelain
Painted
Gilded
Extent:
() Diameter: 3 1/2 in.; () Diameter: 5 1/4 in.
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
Rights status not evaluated.
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Notes:
Museum Accession
Accession #:
1988.545.1-.2
Identifier:
41094