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Tea bowl and saucer

Item Information

Title:
Tea bowl and saucer
Description:
Chinese porcelain tea bowl and saucer; simple bird and floral decoration; blue dotted band around outside rim; dontil maroon band around inside rim.
Date:
1780–1797
Format:
Objects/Artifacts
Genre:
glazing (coating)
painting (coating)
porcelain
tin (metal)
tea bowls
Location:
Historic New England
Collection (local):
Digitized Museum Collections
Subjects:
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Aves (class)
foliation (pattern)
Porcelain
Painted
Tin Glazed
Bird
Branch
Extent:
1.875 in. (H) Diameter: 3.5 in.; () Diameter: 6 in.
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
Rights status not evaluated.
Contact host institution for more information.
Notes:
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
Accession #:
1998.468.2AB
Identifier:
18432