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Soup plate

1949.642.23 (RS119756)

Description

General: underglaze blue and white Canton pattern showing scene of pagodas, trees and bridge. Canton border of cross-hatched and scalloped bands. Soup plate: cut-in foot ring. Wide flat rim; shallow well. Broadly executed deep cobalt decoration.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1834-1867
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
glazing (coating)
Pagoda
PLATE, SOUP
porcelain
Porcelain
Scalloped
scalloping
soup plates
tin (metal)
Tin Glazed
Tree
trees
Willow
willow (wood)
Dimensions
9.125 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1949.642.23
Credit Line
Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan
GUSN
7879

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Willow

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