Dinner Plate

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1790-1820

GUSN

GUSN-4620

Description

Circular, slightly hexagonal form with lobed corners; flaring rim and shallow well; underglaze blue; central landscape scene of pagoda, bridge, islands and trees enclosed by band of arched hatching; rim with wide diaper boarder with scallopes below; willow pattern with Canton border.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dinner plates
porcelain
underglazing
Canton (Chinese painting style)
willow (wood)
Porcelain
Underglazed
Willow
Canton
PLATE, DINNER

Pattern

Willow

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Canton, China

Dimensions

0.875 (H), 8.875 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler

Accession Number

1977.807.4