University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 81-23-9A
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Chinese
Provenience: China
Date Made: 19th Century
Early Date: 1800
Late Date: 1899
Section:Asian
Materials:Porcelain
Enamel
Credit Line:Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Paul K. Addams, 1981

Description

One of a pair of egg shell porcelain hexagonal (a) bowls with enamel decoration in Ku-Yueh-Husan manner. The decoration is of maidens ina garden with a poem. The mark is a four character Chien Lung mark. Border and center panels are blue enamel with delicate dragon in blue on bottom of bowl (inside). It has a fitted wooden (b) stand.


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