Tea bowl and saucer

Tea bowl and saucer
Title
Tea bowl and saucer
Date 
1752-1765
Medium 
Porcelain
Dimensions 
Part (tea bowl): 1 7/8 x 3 1/4 in. (4.8 x 8.3 cm) Part (saucer): 5 3/8 in. (13.7 cm)
Description 
Fluted porcelain tea bowl and saucer painted in underglaze blue in the "Prunus Root" pattern, a root-like vine with occasional blooms and insects; interior bowl rim is decorated with two sprays and an insect with root in center; painted blue circle above two straight lines connected by a stick( possibly workman's mark)
Credit Line 
Gift of Dr. Edmund Astley Prentis
Object Number 
1957.306ab
Marks 
painted: in blue, workman's mark: circle baove two straight lines connected by a stick
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group