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Vegetable Dish

1977.819 (RS117121)

Description

Irregular kidney-shaped form with shallow basin walls and beaded rim; foot ring; underglazed blue decoration; interior rim decoration with diapered border with bands of diagonal lines and scalloped border (late Canton style); conforming oval central landscape scene with border of alternating single and double cross-hatches.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1785-1830
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)
DISH, VEGETABLE
porcelain
Porcelain
Underglazed
underglazing
vegetable dishes
Dimensions
1.75 x 8.75 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1977.819
Credit Line
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
GUSN
4660

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