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Ginger jar

1949.597 (RS119713)

Description

White body with blue-grey tinted glaze. Squat round body tapering to wide circular bottom with canted foot ring. Circular mouth canted inward with ring to receive cover. Deep grey, broadly executed underglaze scene. Diagonal line border at shoulder.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1863-1933
Location of origin
Korea; China
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
ginger jars
glazing (coating)
JAR, GINGER
porcelain
Porcelain
Possibly Chinese export
tin (metal)
Tin Glazed
Dimensions
6 x 6.625 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1949.597
Credit Line
Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan
GUSN
7752

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