Circular form with wide rim curving inward to form shallow well; underglaze blue, overglaze iron-red and gilt decoation in Japanese Imari palette with central medallion of chrysanthemums; cavetto border diapered with trellis design and for reserves of small chrysanthemums; rim decorated wtih four groups of flowering branches; centers of flowers and leaf outlines gilded; two oriental stylized motifs in blue on inner side of rim; brown edge.
- Location of origin
- Associated Building
- Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.).
- Object type
- Food Service T&E
- Descriptive terms
- Associated events
Battle of Louisburg
- 1.188 (H), 8.875 (diameter) (inches)
- Accession Number
- Credit Line
- Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
- Reference Notes
- Sander, Penny. Elegant Embellishments. Boston; SPNEA; 1982.