An image of Bowl with foliate edge

Unknown Artist

Bowl with foliate edge

Other titles:
Bowl with foliate rim
Location
Not on display
Further information

This bowl is part of a dinner service which carries the hallmark of a pavilion where the Empress Dowager once resided.

The Asian Collections, AGNSW, 2003, pg.130.

Porcelain decorated in this style was popular with the Empress Dowager Cixi and was probably made for her use during the reign of her nephew, the Guangxu Emperor.

Hepburn Myrtle, 'Late Chinese Imperial Porcelain', AGNSW, 1980, cat.no 55.

Place of origin
China
Period
China: Qing dynasty 1644–1911
Year
late 19th century
Media
Ceramic
Medium
porcelain with enamel decoration including 'European green'
Dimensions
7.8 x 15.5 cm
Credit
Gift of Mr J.H. Myrtle 1990
Accession number
253.1990