Sep 1, 2005
Sep 1, 2005
Sep 1, 2005

Bowl with Bats and Floral Scrolls

Bowl with Bats and Floral Scrolls

1736–95

Canton enamel

Diameter: 17.6 cm (6 15/16 in.); Overall: 7.8 cm (3 1/16 in.)

Bequest of Mrs. Severance A. Millikin 1989.320

Location

Did you know?

The bat is a lucky symbol as the Chinese word for bat, 蝠 fú, is pronounced the same as “good fortune” 福.

See also
Department: 
Chinese Art
Type of artwork: 
Enamel
Medium: 
Canton enamel

Contact us

The information about this object, including provenance, may not be currently accurate. If you notice a mistake or have additional information about this object, please email collectionsdata@clevelandart.org.

To request more information about this object, study images, or bibliography, contact the Ingalls Library Reference Desk.

All images and data available through Open Access can be downloaded for free. For images not available through Open Access, a detail image, or any image with a color bar, request a digital file from Image Services.