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Dinner Plate

1977.831.3 (RS117130)

Description

Large circular form with wide rim and slight well; heavy foot ring; underglaze blue Willow pattern decoration with landscape scene of pagoda, islands, bridge, boat and trees; scene enclosed by blue cavetto band with random cross-hatches; rim decorated with blue band with diagonal lines and scalloped late Canton border; crudely potted.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1840
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)
dinner plates
PLATE, DINNER
porcelain
Porcelain
Underglazed
underglazing
Willow
willow (wood)
Dimensions
1.125 (H), 10.125 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1977.831.3
Credit Line
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
GUSN
4701

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Willow

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