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Bowl

Item Information

Title:
Bowl
Description:
Imari-style bowl with fluted sides and a scalloped rim. The inside is decorated with panel scenes of figures, ships and floral motifs emanating from a center medallion. The outside has floral panels and drapering. There are reign marks on the bottom of the bowl- probably a Chinese version of a Japanese Imari.
Date:
1768–1799
Format:
Objects/Artifacts
Genre:
enamel paint
gilding
porcelain
throwing (pottery technique)
bowls (vessels)
Location:
Historic New England
Collection (local):
Digitized Museum Collections
Subjects:
floral patterns
Imari
ships
Porcelain
Enamel
Gilded
Thrown
Floral
Ship
Classical Figure
Places:
MassachusettsEssex (county)Essex
Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.)
Extent:
3.75 in. (H) Diameter: 9.5 in.
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
Rights status not evaluated.
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Place of origin:
Possibly China
Notes:
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
Accession #:
1991.522
Identifier:
2496