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1977.415 (RS80747)

Description

Circular form with shallow well; central over-glaze enameled polychrome peony floral design; gilt spearhead cavetto border; three meandering floral sprigs on rim; brown edge.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1740-1750
Location of origin
China
Associated Building
Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.).
Material
enameling
overglazing
porcelain
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Enameled
enameling
Overglazed
overglazing
PLATE
plates (dishes)
porcelain
Porcelain
Spearhead
spearheads
Dimensions
0.813 (H), 10.375 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1977.415
Credit Line
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
GUSN
4150

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