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Saucer

1949.642.36 (RS119756)

Description

General: underglaze blue and white Canton pattern showing scene of pagodas, trees and bridge. Canton border of cross-hatched and scalloped bands. Saucer: circular with shaped edge, foot ring. Fine white body with broadly executed bright blue decoration.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1830
Inscriptions
Marked: [oriental character-like symbol]
Location of origin
Japan
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)
Cross Hatch
cross-hatching
glazing (coating)
Pagoda
porcelain
Porcelain
SAUCER
saucers (plates)
Scalloped
scalloping
tin (metal)
Tin Glazed
Tree
trees
Willow
willow (wood)
Dimensions
5.375 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1949.642.36
Credit Line
Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan
GUSN
7892

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Willow

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