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Vegetable Dish

1977.841 (RS117138)

Description

Shallow oval form with narrow rim; underglaze blue Willow pattern of central oval landscape with two pavilions, three arched bridges and islands; enclosed by diapered border; inside rim decorated with diapered border of diagonal lines and scalloped below; edge with blue band of faint cross-hatching.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1790-1830
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)
DISH, VEGETABLE
porcelain
Porcelain
Underglazed
underglazing
vegetable dishes
Willow
willow (wood)
Dimensions
1.875 x 9.125 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1977.841
Credit Line
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
GUSN
4727

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Willow

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