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1977.835.6 (RS117133)

Description

Slightly hexagonal form with deep well and flaring rim; underglaze blue Willow pattern with central landscape scene of pagodas, trees, bridge, islands and mountains enclosed by cross-hatched band at cavetto; rim decorated with wide diapered band with scalloped Canton border.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1790-1820
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)
PLATE
plates (dishes)
porcelain
Porcelain
Underglazed
underglazing
Willow
willow (wood)
Dimensions
1.5 (H), 8.875 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1977.835.6
Credit Line
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
GUSN
4717

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Willow

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