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Vegetable Bowl

1977.805.1 (RS117110)

Description

Circular form with lobed edge (18 lobes); decorated with underglaze blue; star diapering beneath rim, row of diagonal lines and scalloped line below; cross-hatched diapering encloses central landscape medallion consisting of boat, bridge, teahouse with figure inside, shore with trees and rocks, two islands with house, mountains in background; tree peonies decorate exterior; willow pattern with Canton border.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1795-1820
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
BOWL
bowls (vessels)
Canton
Canton (Chinese painting style)
porcelain
Porcelain
Underglazed
underglazing
Willow
willow (wood)
Dimensions
2.125 (H), 9.5 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1977.805.1
Credit Line
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
GUSN
4614

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Willow

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