Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • China
  • bowl, 1800s, Qing dynasty (1644–1911)
  • Where object was made: China
  • porcelain, celadon, enamel
  • Object Height/Width/Length: 8.6 x 17.8 x 15.2 cm
    Object Height/Width/Length: 3 3/8 x 7 x 6 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.1444

Heavy, octagonal-shaped footed bowl. Celadon glaze with no crackle. Gold line at the rim and foot. Enamel decoration on outside of the eight happy omens of Buddha. Foot decorated with floral forms.