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Gravy Boat

1977.823 (RS117124)

Description

Elongated oval form with scalloped edge; molded ribbed body terminating in flaring spouted mouth; applied C-scroll handle with underglaze blue decoration; diapered border at exterior rim with blue line around foot; interior edge with diapered band; interior bottom with Willow pattern of oval landscape scene with boats, islands, pagodas, trees and mountains.

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 4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1977.823
Credit Line
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
GUSN
4664

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Willow

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