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1977.817 (RS117119)

Description

Hexagonal form with shallow well and broad flat rim; underglaze blue Willow pattern decoration of central landscape; scene surrounded by cross-hatched cavetto border; rim decoration with wide blue band with cross-hatched stars with scalloped line with Canton border.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1795-1830
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
1.375 x 11.75 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1977.817
Credit Line
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
GUSN
4657

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Willow

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