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Creamer Cover

Description

19) Cover to creamer. Flat circular lid with a brown edge. Nicely defined cross hatch and spearhead border. Well modeled berry finial. 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. 1790
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
COVER
covers (closures)
Nanking
Pagoda
porcelain
Porcelain
Underglazed
underglazing
Willow
willow (wood)
Dimensions
2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.979.19
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
12182

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