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Bowl

Object Number:2012-17-1
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Chinese
Provenience: China
Period: 16th Century
17th Century
Date Made: 1500-1699
Early Date: 1500
Late Date: 1699
Section:Asian
Materials:Ceramic
Technique:Swatow Ware
Height: 9 cm
Outside Diameter:38.5 cm
Credit Line:Gift of William B. Pickering, 2012

Description

Swatow ware ceramic bowl. Central motif of 'split pagoda' design. Four framed roundrel scenes in green circle the border alternating with four red seals (indecipherable).

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