Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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punch bowl and stand
  • Esther Griffith Jones
    1871–1941
    active: United States
  • punch bowl and stand, 1901
  • Where object was made: United States
  • porcelain
  • Object Height/Diameter: bowl: 16.5 x 35.7 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: bowl: 6 1/2 x 14 1/16 in
    Object Height/Diameter: stand: 8.4 x 24 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: stand: 3 1/4 x 9 7/16 in
  • Gift of the children of William and Ida Griffith
  • Not on display
  • 1981.0133.a,b
Description

Porcelain punch bowl hand-painted on the interior and exterior with grapevines -pink, purple, yellow, green and blue. Gold trim on edge. Hand-painted porcelain stand for punch bowl. Leaf and claw motifs on feet. Stand is painted in a non-representational manner.