Waste bowl

Waste bowl
Title
Waste bowl
Date 
ca. 1770
Medium 
Porcelain
Dimensions 
Overall: 3 1/2 x 6 1/8 in. ( 8.9 x 15.6 cm )
Description 
Half dome shaped molded porcelain bowl with slightly flaring rim with gilded edge, interior molded with very fine reeding hand painted scrolling floral rim on interior with central, single floral spray in dark pink; exterior hand painted in same dark pink with oriental rock and chrysanthemum and other blossom with insects and birds in other overglaze enamel colors.
Credit Line 
Gift of Mrs. Augustus Van Horne Ellis
Object Number 
1940.39
Marks 
hand painted: in underglaze blue: crossed swords
Gallery Label 
This waste bowl is part of a tea service which includes 1940.37-45.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group