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Butter Pot

1977.827.10 (RS117127)

Description

Small circular form with slight well and small foot rim; underglaze blue decoration; diagonal hatched exterior border; Willow pattern; central landscape scene with pagoda, trees and mountains.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1790-1840
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
POT
pots (containers)
Underglazed
underglazing
Willow
willow (wood)
Dimensions
3.688 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1977.827.10
Credit Line
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
GUSN
4687

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Willow

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