Bowl

Object Number: 
1957.293b
Date: 
1770-1780
Medium: 
Porcelain
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3 x 6 3/8 in. ( 7.6 x 16.2 cm )
Marks: 
painted: in blue on bottom: hatched crescent
Description: 
Soft-paste porcelain underglaze blue printed bowl with flower sprays and butterflies on the exterior; a small flower spray in the interior center and painted double blue line around the interior rim; mark in the form of a hatched crescent.
Gallery Label: 
The three flowers pattern was one of the most popular patterns of the late 18th century.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Dr. Edmund Astley Prentis
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group