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Basin

Description

Blue and white; trellis and spearhead outer border with fish roe outline and scrolled scale reserves; scrolled spearhead inner border; landscape scene of bridge with two figures, foreground; two one-story and one two-story pavillions on successive juts of land, left; one-story pavillion on jut of land, right; two one-story pavillions, far right; hill, center rear.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1790-1810
Inscriptions
On bottom: ""Z"" [N.B.: this is probably just a scratch.]
Location of origin
China
Material
porcelain
underglazing
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
BASIN
basins (vessels)
Chinese Export
Chinese export
porcelain
Porcelain
Underglazed
underglazing
Dimensions
11.25 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1934.1434
GUSN
36945

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