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Tureen with Stand

1977.838A-C (RS116769)

Description

A) Tureen: ovoid form with short canted foot and high sides; boarshead handle at each side; underglaze blue Willow pattern with landscape scene of pagodas, trees, islands and bridge; foot with diapered cross-hatched border; Chinese characters at handles; B) Slightly domed ovoid cover with flat rim; large knop handle; similar decoration; rim with diapered border; C) Hexagonal tray with deep well rising to sharply canted wide rim; similar decoration.

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
bases (object components)
Canton
Canton (Chinese painting style)
porcelain
Porcelain
TUREEN
tureens
Underglazed
underglazing
Willow
willow (wood)
Dimensions
4.625 x 8.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1977.838A-C
Credit Line
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
GUSN
4723

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Willow

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