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Tea Bowl

1977.866 (RS117157)

Description

Circular form with slightly flaring rim and small foot; body decorated with landscape scene: pagoda, trees, birds, island in underglaze blue Willow pattern; interior rim decorated with band of cross-hatching with series of dots below and sprig in bottom of bowl.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1790-1820
Location of origin
Canton, MA, USA
Associated Building
Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.).
Material
porcelain
underglazing
Object type
Food Service T&E
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Canton
Canton (Chinese painting style)
porcelain
Porcelain
tea bowls
TEACUP
Underglazed
underglazing
Willow
willow (wood)
Dimensions
2.375 (H), 4.375 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1977.866
Credit Line
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
GUSN
4764

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Willow

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