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1977.623 (RS116944)

Description

Bulbous half-round, late ginger jar form terminating in flat circular base; course white/grey clay body; underglaze cobalt blue enamel docoration in stylized landscape (very minimal willow-type pattern); fitted to electricity; permanently attached to circular carved teakwood stand (Japanese).

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1868-1899
Location of origin
Asia; Korea; Japan
Associated Building
Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.).
Material
enameling
porcelain
teak (wood)
underglazing
willow (wood)
Object type
Lighting Device
Descriptive terms
Enameled
enameling
LAMP
lamps (lighting devices)
porcelain
Porcelain
Teak
teak (wood)
Underglazed
underglazing
Willow
willow (wood)
Dimensions
18 x 6.75 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1977.623
Credit Line
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
GUSN
4321

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