Digital Commonwealth

Bowl

Item Information

Title:
Bowl
Description:
Circular bowl form with high fluted sides; scalloped rim; foot ring; decorated with series of alternating bird and flower scenic reserves separated by bands of diamond cross hatch; central vase design in well; Imari palette in blue underglaze, iron red overglaze.
Date:
1875–1885
Format:
Objects/Artifacts
Genre:
overglazing
porcelain
underglazing
bowls (vessels)
Location:
Historic New England
Collection (local):
Digitized Museum Collections
Subjects:
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Aves (class)
flowers (plants)
floral patterns
Imari
Porcelain
Underglazed
Overglazed
Bird
Flower
Places:
New HampshireRockingham (county)Portsmouth
Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.)
Extent:
4.5 in. (H) Diameter: 9.75 in.
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
Rights status not evaluated.
Contact host institution for more information.
Notes:
Gift of Ralph May
Accession #:
1971.948
Identifier:
5687