A ceramic oval covered vegetable dish decorated in vivid painted red, black, and green flowers interconnected with transferred branches and stems in full coverage of lid and bowl. The handles are lined with green and have red dots on the main surfaces. The condition is good although the foot has two shallow gouges; the interior has modest staining and other signs of wear; and the handles show loss of finish. The underside is stamped with the Oriental Ivory logo, an incised mark, painted 2364 7, and 20, The dish dates to around 1880-85 or so.
Dimension: 12" x 7 1/2"