<em>Creamer; Pomegranate Pattern (from Complete Tea Service)</em>, ca. 1880. Glazed earthenware with transfer printed decoration, 3 1/2 x 3 1/4 x 2 1/4 in. (8.9 x 8.2 x 5.6 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Paul F. Walter, 1993.209.90. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.1993.209.90.jpg)

Creamer; Pomegranate Pattern (from Complete Tea Service)

Medium: Glazed earthenware with transfer printed decoration

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 1880

Dimensions: 3 1/2 x 3 1/4 x 2 1/4 in. (8.9 x 8.2 x 5.6 cm)


Accession Number: 1993.209.90

Image: CUR.1993.209.90.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
A rounded creamer, decorated with transfer-printed polychrome designs of stylized branches and pomegranates on a white ground. At center is an open picture book revealing a scene with two girls sitting on a green pasture, flanked by a Chinese brush and ink landscape on light blue ground and a rounded fan decorated with fish in the Chinese style. Spout decorated with a stylized twig. Gilt lines along handle and rim. Part of a 11-piece tea set. CONDITION: Excellent.

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