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Soup Dish

Description

13) Soup dish. A circular shallow bowl with no defined well and a foot ring. Cross hatch border with a gilt edge. Birds and no bridge in a willow pattern. Set) White clay body with bluish-white glaze; Nanking style underglaze blue painted border design consisting of spearhead border with cross hatch or diagonal line banding; central or overall design of various versions of "Willow" pattern consisting of pagoda house at proper right (w/ or w/o people), trees in center, some with bridges, birds or boats.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1800
Location of origin
China
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
porcelain
underglazing
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Chinese
DISH, SOUP
Nanking
Pagoda
porcelain
Porcelain
soup bowls
Underglazed
underglazing
Willow
willow (wood)
Dimensions
1.375 (H), 8 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.979.13
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
12176

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Willow

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