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Vegetable Dish

1977.808AB (RS117113)

Description

A) Deep rectangular body with lobed corners and straight sides; stepped rim; flat bottom; interior underglaze blue decoration of band of diapering with scalloped lines; central landscape scene with cross-hatch border; willow pattern with Canton border; exterior decorated with blue peonies. B) Rectangular domed cover with molded rise at center topped by peach pit finial; same decoration.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1795-1820
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)
DISH, VEGETABLE
porcelain
Porcelain
Underglazed
underglazing
vegetable dishes
Willow
willow (wood)
Dimensions
2.75 x 7.75 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1977.808AB
Credit Line
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
GUSN
4632

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Willow

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