Bencharong (000025) [bj-078]
Covered Bowl
The Jim Thompson Museum Collection
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A 19th century covered bowl with an out-turned rim (diam=17.7 cm). The decoration on the bowl and the cover is similar. It includes: an all-over pattern of lotus, peonies, leaves, and birds on a gold background; a gold band with a floral and leaf scroll around the mouth of the bowl and the rim and base of the neck of the cover; a solid gold band around the foot and the top of the cover.