Tea Bowl

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Object Name: 
Tea Bowl
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
79.6.27
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 5.4 cm, Diam (max): 10.5 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1736-1795
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Jerome Strauss
Web Description: 
白套绿花卉团寿纹玻璃碗
Department: 
Provenance: 
Strauss, Jerome (1893-1978), Source
1979
Nagatani, Inc., Former Collection
Material: 
Inscription: 
[“Qianlong Nianzhi” four-character]
inscription
Carved center
[four “Shou” (longevity) symbols]
inscription
Carved side
Primary Description: 
Tea Bowl. Opaque white and blue-green non-lead (?) glasses; blown, cased, and carved. Hemispherical shape, with flared rim; blue-green overlay on opaque white; zig-zag border; carved band on the side, with floral designs in lotus petal alternating with four “寿 Shou” Longevity symbols; carved petals at the base; carved disk foot with incised reign mark of “乾隆年制 Qianlong Nianzhi” four-character mark within square, double-lined border in the center.; inscribed "S1838" in dark green paint.
Clear as Crystal, Red as Flame: Later Chinese Glass
Venue(s)
China House Gallery 1990-04-19 through 1990-06-17
Curated by Claudia Brown and Donald Robiner
 
Carder and Revivalism
Venue(s)
Rockwell Museum 1985-05-09 through 1985-11-01
Glass Drinking Vessels from the Strauss Collection
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 1955-06-13 through 1955-10-23