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Description

17) Underplate or stand. Oval form with a very well executed design. Diamond cross hatch rim and cavetto border with spearheads at the rim. Central design with a man on a bridge and leaning pine trees on the islands. 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
Nanking
Pagoda
porcelain
Porcelain
STAND
stands (support furniture)
Underglazed
underglazing
Willow
willow (wood)
Dimensions
6.375 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.979.17
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
12180

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Willow

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