Tureen

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1891-1915

GUSN

GUSN-4406

Description

A) Rectangular globular body with canted corners; white clay body with underglaze blue transfer print design; "Willow" pattern; three pagoda islands with thre men on bridge and two birds on top; quartered diaper pattern around base; diapered rim with Greek key-like elements and scrolled reserves; scroll like handles; rectangular canted foot ring. B) Same "Willow" pattern; rectangular domed lid with molded scroll finial handle.

Details

Descriptive Terms

tureens
diaper patterns
diaper (textile material)
earthenware
vitrification
transfer printing
underglazing
diaper patterns
diaper (textile material)
key pattern
willow (wood)
Earthenware
Semi-Vitrified
Staffordshire
Willow
Transfer Printed
Underglazed
Diaper
Greek Key
TUREEN

Pattern

Willow

Associated Building

Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.),

Maker

William Ridgway & Co. (Maker)

Location of Origin

Shelton and Hanley, England, Staffordshire; Hanley, England, Staffordshire

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

7.75 x 11 x 7 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler

Accession Number

1977.653AB