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Serving dish

Description

General: underglaze blue and white Canton pattern showing scene of pagodas, trees and bridge. Canton border of cross-hatched and scalloped bands. Serving dish: clamshell-shaped with shaped handle at top. Star and scalloped border; cross-hatch cavetto border.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1800
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
clams
Clamshell
Cross Hatch
cross-hatching
DISH, SERVING
dishes (vessels)
glazing (coating)
Pagoda
Porcelain
porcelain
Scalloped
scalloping
seashell
Star
stars
tin (metal)
Tin Glazed
Tree
trees
Willow
willow (wood)
Dimensions
1.75 x 9.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1949.642.2
Credit Line
Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan
GUSN
7857

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Willow

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