Of rectangular form with notched corners and circular base; decorated in underglaze blue, polychrome enamels, and gold, with cell-diaper border and husk chain at the rim, narrow bands on the base, central winged figure on opposite sides holding a knotted ribbon below which is suspended an eagle emblem, floral sprays on the alternating sides, "Fitzhugh" border on the interior rim together with a cell-diaper band in the center framing a single floral spray.
Donor: Mr. and Mrs. Edward H. Thompson
Pierre Charles L'Enfant
The Reeves Center, American Market Room
Washington and Lee University
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Qing Dynasty 1644 - 1911
Still Image Item Type Metadata
1000 w x 638 h, 120 ppi
Pierre Charles L'Enfant, “Bowl,” ASIANetwork IDEAS Project, accessed October 16, 2018, http://www.ideasproject.org/items/show/4413.