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Chinese export porcelain punch bowl

Item Information

Title:
Chinese export porcelain punch bowl
Description:
Large export porcelain punchbowl with restrained design featuring Federal-style urn. Similar to transfer ware purchased by Commodore Richard Dale in Canton, 1787, now in the collections of Independence Seaport Museum.
Date:
[ca. 1790]
Format:
Objects/Artifacts
Genre:
Punch bowls
Location:
Special Collections and University Archives, University of Massachusetts Amherst Libraries
Collection (local):
Brinley Family Papers
Series:
Series 4. Art and artifacts
Subjects:
China trade porcelain
Extent:
1 porcelain bowl : 41.5 (diam.)
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Terms of Use:
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Notes:
Gift of Brinley Thomas, 2011.
Language:
English
Identifier:
mums161-s04-i003