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Gravy Boat

1977.822 (RS117123)

Description

Elongated oval form with scalloped edge; molded ribbed body terminating in flaring spouted mouth; flat bottom; molded C-scroll handle with underglaze blue decoratiaon; diapered exterior border; interior rim decorated with cross-hatched band; blue line border at foot; Willow pattern; underglaze blue decorated interior with oval landscape scene.

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
Canton
Canton (Chinese painting style)
porcelain
Porcelain
SAUCEBOAT
sauceboats
Underglazed
underglazing
Willow
willow (wood)
Dimensions
2.5 x 3.875 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1977.822
Credit Line
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
GUSN
4663

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Willow

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