Vegetable Dish

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1785-1830

GUSN

GUSN-4660

Description

Irregular kidney-shaped form with shallow basin walls and beaded rim; foot ring; underglazed blue decoration; interior rim decoration with diapered border with bands of diagonal lines and scalloped border (late Canton style); conforming oval central landscape scene with border of alternating single and double cross-hatches.

Details

Descriptive Terms

vegetable dishes
porcelain
underglazing
Canton (Chinese painting style)
Porcelain
Underglazed
Canton
DISH, VEGETABLE

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

1.75 x 8.75 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler

Accession Number

1977.819