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1977.857.5 (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; shallow circular dish form with cup ring.

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
Enameled
enameling
glazing (coating)
Overglazed
overglazing
Porcelain
porcelain
SAUCER
saucers (plates)
tin (metal)
Tin Glazed
Dimensions
5.75 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1977.857.5
Credit Line
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
GUSN
4792

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