Pot de Creme

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1800-1830

GUSN

GUSN-4662

Description

A) Circular bulbous form terminating in wide circular mouth and swelling at low foot; underglaze blue decoration in Willow pattern with two landscape scenes with pagoda, bridge, boats, islands and mountains; B) Cover: circular convex form with ball knop; similar central landscape scene with diapered border.

Details

Descriptive Terms

pots (containers)
porcelain
underglazing
Canton (Chinese painting style)
Porcelain
Underglazed
Canton
POT

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

2.188 (H), 2.375 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler

Accession Number

1977.821AB