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bowl with cover
  • China
  • bowl with cover, late 1800s, Qing dynasty (1644–1911)
  • Where object was made: China
  • porcelain
  • Object Height/Diameter: 21 x 22.9 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 8 1/4 x 9 in
  • Gift of Mrs. Dora Renn Bryant
  • Not on display
  • 1936.0016.a,b
Description

Porcelain bowl with enamel decoration of Buddhist symbols on white ground. The symbols include two lozenge shapes with floral sprays and butterflies. There are four tiny loops near the top of the bowl. The cover is similarly decorated with a foo dog handle.