Bowl

Bowl
Title
Bowl
Date 
1770-1780
Medium 
Porcelain
Dimensions 
Overall: 3 x 6 3/8 in. ( 7.6 x 16.2 cm )
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.
Credit Line 
Gift of Dr. Edmund Astley Prentis
Object Number 
1957.293b
Marks 
painted: in blue on bottom: hatched crescent
Gallery Label 
The three flowers pattern was one of the most popular patterns of the late 18th century.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group