bowl, tea

manufacturer: Worcester porcelain factory (estab. circa 1751, closed 1862)

circa 1780
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Description
teabowl, with Chinese style pavilions on rocky outcrops, various stylised foliage and a group of birds in flight. The interior of the teabowl has a diaper border to the rim and a decorative device in the well.
Maker and role
manufacturer: Worcester porcelain factory (estab. circa 1751, closed 1862)
Production place
Worcester, Worcestershire, England
Production date
circa 1780
Media description
soft-paste porcelain, hand-painted in underglaze blue
Measurements
42 x dia 75 mm
Measurement details
height: 42mm
width: 75mm
Credit line
bequest of Alwynne Jona OAM, Melbourne 2013
Project credit line
This digital record has been made available on TJC Collection Online through the generous support of The Friends of The Johnston Collection and Christine Bell
Accession number
A1291