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Vegetable Dish

1977.804.1 (RS117108)

Description

Rectangular form with lobed corners and deep well; decorated with underglaze blue; star diapering beneath rim with band of diagonal lines enclosed by scallop line; central landscape medallion consisting of boat, bridge, teahouse with figure inside, shore with trees and rocks, two islands with house, mountains in background, enclosed by cross-hatched diapering; willow pattern.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1800
Location of origin
China
Associated Building
Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.).
Material
porcelain
underglazing
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
DISH, VEGETABLE
porcelain
Porcelain
Underglazed
underglazing
vegetable dishes
Willow
willow (wood)
Dimensions
1.875 x 7.188 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1977.804.1
Credit Line
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
GUSN
4612

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Willow

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