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Bowl

Item Information

Title:
Bowl
Description:
Deep circular bowl with sides curving to high foot; decorated with overglaze polychrome enameling (famille rose palette): pine with green and orange needles; large chrysanthemums with red peonies; fence and bush; chrysanthemums on inside bottom of bowl; very distinct blue hue to glaze; probably small punch bowl; possibly waste.
Date:
1745–1755
Format:
Objects/Artifacts
Genre:
porcelain
enameling
overglazing
bowls (vessels)
Location:
Historic New England
Collection (local):
Digitized Museum Collections
Subjects:
famille rose
Porcelain
Overglazed
Enameled
Famille Rose
Places:
MaineYork (county)York Harbor
Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.)
Extent:
3.625 in. (H) Diameter: 8 in.
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
Rights status not evaluated.
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Notes:
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
Accession #:
1977.413
Identifier:
4148