Bencharong (000005) [bj-120]
Covered Bowl, diam=11.3 cm
The Jim Thompson Museum Collection

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A 19th century covered bowl with an everted rim. The decoration includes: a mythical creature with a human head, torso, and arms (yellow) and the lower body and tail of a fish (dark green); a pink and green twisting stem pattern on a white background; a brown band with a lotus seed design at the mouth and foot of the bowl and the rim and neck of the cover; a solid green band around the foot and the top of the cover.