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Object ID 1974.009.066
Object Name Bowl
Collection Ceramics
Credit line Gift of Mr. & Mrs. Charles L. Reese, Jr.
Year Range from 1850
Year Range to 1890
Description Porcelain Rose Medallion pattern bowl with a 1 1/2" wide flat lip that is decorated on the lip and interior with four panels featuring figures, birds, and flowers. The panels surround a round central medallion featuring a bird and rose surrounded by four butterflies. Bands of colorful floral motifs separate each panel and radiate out from the central medallion. The back of the bowl is plain white and undecorated.
Dimensions H-1.875 Dia-8.5 inches
Dimension Details overall greatest dimensions
Provenance Charles Lee Reese, Jr. (1903-1989) was the son of distinguished Dupont chemist, Charles Lee Reese (1862-1940), and Harriet Stedman Bent Reese (1871-1959) of Wilmington.
Subjects Tableware
Search Terms Rose Medallion
Nineteenth Century
Chinese Export Porcelain
Room Back Parlor
Material Porcelain
Place of Origin China