Bencharong (000019) [bj-110.3]
Covered Bowl
The Jim Thompson Museum Collection

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A mid-19th century covered bowl (diam=12.2). The all-over pattern includes a large central flower and a stem-and-leaf motif on a gold background; a band of gold around the mouth and the foot of the bowl and the rim of the cover. The top of the cover and the mouth of the bowl are banded in metal.