Printed Chinoiserie Pearlware Bowl

(1803 - 1830)

Underglaze blue transfer printed willow-type chinoiserie pearlware body/rim sherd from a rounded common-shape bowl or large cup. Exterior has domiciles or tea houses, varying types of trees, and a bridge. Interior has printed decoration beneath the rim, with a geometric diaper design with floral and leaf elements. Some sherds are burnt and others are discolored from privy staining. Rim measures to 6 inches in diameter. Consists of seven mended sherds.

7 Hanover Square

Manhattan, 7 Hanover Square

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