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Flower Container with Multiple Sockets

Manufacturer: London

Date: c.1690-1705
Dimensions:
Overall: 21.5 x 27.7 cm (8 7/16 x 10 7/8 in.)
Medium: Tin-glazed earthenware (delftware)
Credit Line: Gift of George and Helen Gardiner
Origin:England, Greater London, London
Object number: G83.1.529
DescriptionLondon bulb bowl, with sloping shoulders and has eight tubular 'spouts' around a central circular aperture. The domed foot is painted in blue with ju-i shaped lappets and stiff leaves. The body is painted in blue with sawn-necked and other birds, insects and flowers.