Punch Bowl


Object Place: East Asia, China for export

Accession Number

39.65

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Mate to 39.205. Circular of white porcelain with curved profile on circular straight-sided foot. Decorated with 2 rose sprays on sides & one in bottom painted in blue enamel with gilding. Star-shaped medallions on opposite sides in blue & gold contain script initials I A, for John Amory of Boston.

Provenance

Mr. and Mrs. Maxim Karolik; 1939, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Maxim Karolik to the MFA.

Credit Line

The M. and M. Karolik Collection of Eighteenth-Century American Arts