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1977.859.20 (RS117152)

Description

Thick molded body with white mineral glaze; overglaze floral sprig decoration of tulips, blue bells and lily of the valley; blue enamel and gilt border of dots and curved line; slightly varied on each piece.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1900-1991
Inscriptions
Printed mark on back: ""Calyxware/Hand Painted/ STBo1667/ADAMS/England.""
Location of origin
England
Associated Building
Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.).
Material
earthenware
floral patterns
flowers (plants)
hand-painted
overglazing
painting (image-making)
tulipwood (Brazilian, wood)
vitrification
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Bluebell
Earthenware
earthenware
floral patterns
flowers (plants)
hand-painted
Lily of the Valley
Overglazed
overglazing
Painted
painting (image-making)
SAUCER
saucers (plates)
Semi-Vitrified
Tulip
tulipwood (Brazilian, wood)
vitrification
Accession Number
1977.859.20
Credit Line
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
GUSN
4822

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