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Salad Bowl
Accession # 68.87.1
Manufacturer Union Porcelain Works
Title Salad Bowl
Date ca. 1885
Medium Porcelain
Dimensions 3 1/2 x 9 7/8 x 9 7/8 in. (8.9 x 25.1 x 25.1 cm)
Marks On underside: transfer-printed in yellow, "[within urn] UNION / PORCELAIN / WORKS / GREENPOINT / N.Y." and below urn "10 '85"
Inscriptions no inscriptions
Signed no signature
Credit Line Gift of Franklin Chace
Location Visible Storage: Case 36, Shelf O (Ceramics)
Description White porcelain salad bowl, with vitreous glaze; part of green and white dinner service (68.87.1-13). Deep round bowl with flared rim raised on foot rim. Applied decorations: in center of bowl, naturalistically painted head of cabbage; around inner edge of bowl, gilded band and border of ribbon and tassel design interspersed with three roundels containing stylized fleur-de-lis in green and gold; gilded band around edge of base. CONDITION - Good.