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Bowl

Bowl
Title
Bowl
Date 
ca. 1793
Medium 
Porcelain
Dimensions 
Overall: 2 3/4 x 5 1/2 in. ( 7 x 14 cm )
Description 
Porcelain bowl decorated with blue enamel band with gold stars on interior rim; exterior rim has a pattern of blue enamel linked diamonds and gilt circles; two birds facing eachother, each holding a flower, are in an oval cartouche on either side of the bowl.
Credit Line 
Gift of Mrs. Carrie E. Karstens
Object Number 
1927.24
Gallery Label 
This bowl was given by Clarkson Crolius (1773-1843) to Elizabeth Meyer (d. 1858) at the time of their marriage in 1793. Crolius was a New York potter and politican.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group