Creamer Cover

Collection Type

  • Cooking equipment

Date

ca. 1790

GUSN

GUSN-12182

Description

19) Cover to creamer. Flat circular lid with a brown edge. Nicely defined cross hatch and spearhead border. Well modeled berry finial. Set) White clay body with bluish-white glaze; Nanking style underglaze blue painted border design consisting of spearhead border with cross hatch or diagonal line banding; central or overall design of various versions of "Willow" pattern consisting of pagoda house at proper right (w/ or w/o people), trees in center, some with bridges, birds or boats.

Details

Descriptive Terms

covers (closures)
porcelain
underglazing
Chinese
willow (wood)
Porcelain
Nanking
Willow
Underglazed
Pagoda
COVER

Associated Building

Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.),

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

China

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

2 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph May

Accession Number

1971.979.19