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1977.840.2 (RS117137)

Description

Large hexagonal form with slightly lobed corners; deep well with flaring broad rim; underglaze blue Willow pattern of central landscape scene with two pagodas, bridge, trees, islands and mountains; wide diapered band on rim 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)
PLATTER
platters
porcelain
Porcelain
Underglazed
underglazing
Willow
willow (wood)
Dimensions
2 x 14.25 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1977.840.2
Credit Line
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
GUSN
4726

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Willow

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