Skip to content

Search Collections

Ginger jar

1949.437 (RS119555)

Description

Bulbous with circular flat bottom and circular mouth cleaned to receive cover. Underglaze blue (pale to almost gray) landscape very broadly painted.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1834-1867
Associated Building
Original to Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.).
Material
glazing (coating)
porcelain
tin (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Chinese Export
Chinese export
ginger jars
glazing (coating)
JAR, GINGER
Orientalism
Porcelain
porcelain
tin (metal)
Tin Glazed
Dimensions
6 x 6 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1949.437
Credit Line
Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan
GUSN
7744

Comments