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1977.824 (RS116766)

Description

Circular bulbous body waisted below rim and narrowing to circular foot; flaring wide mouth terminating in spout that tapers off rim; underglaze blue decoration; interior rim with band of single and double cross-hatching; body with Willow pattern landscape scene with two pagodas, bridge connecting islands, willows, boats, two islands with house and mountains; exterior overglaze blue border with stars, diagonal band and scalloped lines.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1830
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)
creamers
PITCHER, CREAM
Porcelain
porcelain
Underglazed
underglazing
Willow
willow (wood)
Dimensions
3 (H), 1.938 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1977.824
Credit Line
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
GUSN
4665

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Willow

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