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Vegetable dish with cover

Description

General: underglaze blue and white Canton pattern showing scene of pagodas, trees and bridge. Canton border of cross-hatched and scalloped bands. Vegetable dish: covered, rectangular body with shaped corners. Canted sides. Domed conforming lid with pinecone finial.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1820
Location of origin
China
Associated Building
Original to Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.).
Material
glazing (coating)
porcelain
tin (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Bridge
bridges (built works)
Chinese Export
Chinese export
Cross Hatch
cross-hatching
DISH, VEGETABLE
glazing (coating)
Pagoda
Pinecone
porcelain
Porcelain
Scalloped
scalloping
tin (metal)
Tin Glazed
Tree
trees
vegetable dishes
Willow
willow (wood)
Dimensions
8 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1949.642.1AB
Credit Line
Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan
GUSN
7856

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Willow

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