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Creamer

1977.857.3 (RS116773)

Description

Egg-shell thin translucent pearl-glazed body; polychrome overglaze enamel wash decoratin of Japanese landscape with two shacks and peony tree; white dotted enamel border and accents on gray field; squat spherical body with small spouted mouth and C-scroll handle terminating in a loop.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1891-1920
Inscriptions
Printed mark: Japanese character.
Location of origin
Japan
Associated Building
Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.).
Material
enameling
glazing (coating)
overglazing
porcelain
tin (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
creamers
Enameled
enameling
glazing (coating)
Overglazed
overglazing
PITCHER, CREAM
Porcelain
porcelain
tin (metal)
Tin Glazed
Dimensions
3.5 x 6 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1977.857.3
Credit Line
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
GUSN
4790

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