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Tureen with Stand

1977.811A-C (RS117115)

Description

A) Tureen: hexagonal body with straight sides flaring out slightly from high canted foot; two boar's head handles with abstract characters at ends; underglaze blue Willow decoration of landscape with two pagodas, long bridge, willow, three islands, and mountains; diapered foot band; B) Rectanguloid domed cover with similar landscape deisn and diapered border; C) Stand: hexagonal shallow body with slightly defined well; similar underglaze blue landscape decoration; alternating single and double cross-hatched border.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1790-1830
Associated Building
Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.).
Material
porcelain
underglazing
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
bases (object components)
Canton
Canton (Chinese painting style)
porcelain
Porcelain
TUREEN
tureens
Underglazed
underglazing
Willow
willow (wood)
Dimensions
2.5 x 4.313 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1977.811A-C
Credit Line
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
GUSN
4649

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Willow

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