Bencharong (0000009) [bj 183_2 ]
Covered Bowl,
diam=18 cm
The Jim Thompson Museum Collection

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09_bj 183_2

A 19th century covered bowl with decoration that includes a white medallion, a green frame with an exotic cotton leaf and phikul flower design; the all-over motif is a scroll with white peonies, leaves and pink buds; a red band of an exotic-cotton-leaf design around the upper body and the mouth of the cover; above, a yellow band of a floral scroll design; a green band with red flowers around the foot and the top of the cover. The mouth of the bowl and the top of the cover are banded in metal.