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Waste Bowl

1977.836 (RS117134)

Description

Deep circular form curving at bottom with circular foot; underglaze blue decoration; exterior with landscape scene of two pagodas, flock of birds, bridge, and islands; interior rim of blue band with diagonal lines with secondary border of diagonal lines below; abstract sprig inside bowl.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1795-1830
Associated Building
Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.).
Material
porcelain
underglazing
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
BOWL, WASTE
Canton
Canton (Chinese painting style)
porcelain
Porcelain
slop bowls
Underglazed
underglazing
Willow
willow (wood)
Dimensions
2.625 (H), 6 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1977.836
Credit Line
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
GUSN
4720

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Willow

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