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Blue and white bowl, flared lip
3 x 5 3/4 in
Blue and white ware
Whittington Collection of Asian Ceramics
Digital object made available by Western Washington University
Western Washington University
WWU Department of Anthropology
This resource is believed to be free from copyright in the United States. For further information about this resource or its rights status and use, please contact the Western Gallery, MS-9068, Western Washington University, Bellingham WA 98225, phone 360-650-3939. Please cite the access number or identifier when inquiring.
Access Number: WCAC 87.1.193
Under glaze blue decoration, outside overlapping octagonal circles, with 7 dots inside, 3.5 circles down. Bottom shoulder has 9 painted panels of 3 scrolls divided by painted blades. Inside around lip: blue painted Chinese characters. Scrolled vine around bowl side. Blue painted band circling scrolled medallion on bottom. Tan body. Broken and amended with chipped lip
Image captured with Canon PowerShot SD900, June-August 2008 (JPEG format, resolution 96 dpi), edited using Adobe PhotoShop 7.0. These jpegs were resaved in tiff format in November 2020, prior to upload to WWU’s MABEL/Islandora platform.
Gift of Floyd and Carol Whittington.
Acquisition date: 1987