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Platter

1998.760 (RS22905)

Description

Blue and white platter w/ pagoda design and willow tree; Chinese motif; transfer printed border w/ design of scrolls, flowers and geometric shapes; scene of pagodas, willow tree, river w/ bridge and boats and two large dove-like birds in sky.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1870-1900
Inscriptions
Impressed on bottom: [dotted crown symbol--see worksheet for drawing]
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
earthenware
transfer printing
willow (wood)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Earthenware
earthenware
Pagoda
PLATTER
platters
River
rivers
Transfer Printed
transfer printing
Willow
willow (wood)
Dimensions
11 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.760
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
22121

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