Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • China
  • bowl, 1875–1909, Qing dynasty (1644–1911)
  • Where object was made: China
  • porcelain, enamel, underglazing
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.1426

Bowl with blue underglaze deocration inside of lotus flowers and leaves with scroll work. Scroll border in gold at top. Gold band at rim. Outside, enamel decoration of two five-clawed dragons in red with design of pooys in background. Red fret design at top with gold band. Six characters in blue on bottom.