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Taureen Stand

1971.977.133C (RS117944)

Description

.133C) Tureen stand. The stand is a rounded rectangle, dished with a wide rim, foot ring at the base. Set) White clay body with bluish-cast white glaze; Canton pattern underglaze blue painted decoration consisting of cross hatched, striped, star and scalloped border bands; central or overall design of "willow" pattern consisting of pagoda house at proper right with trees extending to center, bridge in foreground, islands at left and/or rear and small boats; some with pine trees and birds at top half.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1834-1867
Location of origin
China
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
porcelain
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Boat
boats
Canton
Canton (Chinese painting style)
Cross Hatch
cross-hatching
floral patterns
Pagoda
Porcelain
porcelain
Sprig
STAND, TUREEN
stands (support furniture)
tureens
Willow
willow (wood)
Dimensions
5.5 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.977.133C
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
12422

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Willow

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