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Strainer

Description

.137ABC) Deep circuladish with a bowl shaped base and a 12-sided rim with an inner flange to receive the strainer. High domed cover with knop finial. Moderately defined and executed design. Willow pattern without people on the bridge. 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
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
Cross Hatch
cross-hatching
floral patterns
Pagoda
porcelain
Porcelain
Sprig
STRAINER
strainers (culinary tools)
Willow
willow (wood)
Dimensions
4.5 (H), 7.25 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.977.137C
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
12427

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Willow

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