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Coffee Cup

1977.861.6 (RS116774)

Description

Deep cylindrical bowl form with sides tapering to circular foot; small C-scroll handle decorated with blue dots (.8 with blue line); underglaze blue Willow pattern of landscape scene of islands, mountains, pagoda, trees and boats (.8 and .2 with man in house); interior rim with blue band with diagonal lines with band of lines below; interior of bowl with abstract foliate design (.8 with character mark on base).

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1815-1830
Inscriptions
.8) Character mark on base.
Location of origin
Canton, China
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)
coffee cups
CUP, COFFEE
porcelain
Porcelain
Underglazed
underglazing
Willow
willow (wood)
Dimensions
2.313 (H), 2.813 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1977.861.6
Credit Line
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
GUSN
4759

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Willow

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