Glazed white porcelain bowl with overglaze polychrome decoration. Rim painted black with polychrome flowers (including roses, tulips, daisies, pansies, etc.) and gilt stylized leaves. Double rimmed base with narrow gilt band around outer base. Family tradition believes that this bowl was owned by Joseph Bonaparte. (Matching dinnerware is 1983.06.01-19.)
10.75" diameter x 2.375" D
Is Part Of
Bonaparte Collection, The Athenaeum of Philadelphia
Early 19th century
Gift of Mrs. C. Buck Churchman
“Porcelain bowl,” Bonaparte Collection, The Athenaeum of Philadelphia, Joseph Bonaparte in America, accessed February 20, 2019, https://www.josephbonaparteinamerica.org/items/show/16.