Floral Medallion

Floral Medallion


One might think of Floral Medallions as a single flower viewed from above—a plan view of a flower without stems. Floral Medallions are most often painted on the interior bottom of a teabowl, bowl, or saucer.

Stylistic Genre:

The genre for this stylistic element depends on a combination of decorative technique, color, and element.

Cataloging Example for Top Sherd:

Stylistic Genre
Handpainted blue


Interior/Exterior Location Decorative Technique Color Stylistic Element Motif
Interior Base Painted, under free hand Blue, Muted Medium Floral Medallion Individual A