Black bowl made from paper mache which has been lacquered. It is decorated in chinoisere showing various Oriental figures and landscapes. The decoration is done with polychrome and gilt.

History ~
Circa 1900, England.

Condition ~
Signs of wear and usage, a loss to the lip of the bowl shown in the main image. Some marks and scratches.

Dimensions ~
H 10 x Diameter 22 cms.