The Bristol Bowl

Also known as the Carpenter's Arms Bowl.

Details

Medium:
Tin-glazed pottery
Dimensions:
32 x 25 cm
Art Fund grant:
£100 ( Total: £150)
Acquired in:
1934
Vendor:
Puttick & Simpson

The bowl and cover of Bristol delft or tin enamelled ware. Decorated in polychrome with vases and flowers, the arms and motto of the Carpenters Company, the initials IT and the date 1709. Inside painting of a man beside a river.

Provenance

Cleveland; Ackland; Revelstoke.

Venue details

Bristol Museum & Art Gallery Queen's Road, BRISTOL Bristol BS8 1RL 0117 922 3571 www.bristolmuseums.org.uk

Entry details

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