Skip to content

Search Collections

Dinner Plate

1977.831.2 (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 (H), 10.125 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1977.831.2
Credit Line
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
GUSN
4702

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Willow

Comments