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Dinner Plate

1977.807.11 (RS117112)

Description

Circular, slightly hexagonal form with lobed corners; flaring rim and shallow well; underglaze blue; central landscape scene of pagoda, bridge, islands and trees enclosed by band of arched hatching; rim with wide diaper boarder with scallopes below; willow pattern with Canton border.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1790-1820
Location of origin
Canton, China
Associated Building
Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.).
Material
porcelain
underglazing
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Canton
Canton (Chinese painting style)
dinner plates
PLATE, DINNER
porcelain
Porcelain
Underglazed
underglazing
Willow
willow (wood)
Dimensions
0.875 (H), 8.875 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1977.807.11
Credit Line
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
GUSN
4627

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Willow

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