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1977.815 (RS116764)

Description

Shallow hexagonal form with broad flat rim; flat base; underglaze blue landscape scene with two pagodas, one figure, bridge, boat, trees, island with house and mountains; cavetto boarder of alternating single and double cross hatches; rim with band of stars, row of diagonal lines and scalloped border; Willow pattern with Canton border.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1840
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)
PLATTER
platters
porcelain
Porcelain
Underglazed
underglazing
Willow
willow (wood)
Dimensions
1.125 x 7.875 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1977.815
Credit Line
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
GUSN
4653

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Willow

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