Creamer

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1800-1830

GUSN

GUSN-4665

Description

Circular bulbous body waisted below rim and narrowing to circular foot; flaring wide mouth terminating in spout that tapers off rim; underglaze blue decoration; interior rim with band of single and double cross-hatching; body with Willow pattern landscape scene with two pagodas, bridge connecting islands, willows, boats, two islands with house and mountains; exterior overglaze blue border with stars, diagonal band and scalloped lines.

Details

Descriptive Terms

creamers
porcelain
underglazing
Canton (Chinese painting style)
willow (wood)
Porcelain
Underglazed
Canton
Willow
PITCHER, CREAM

Pattern

Willow

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

3 (H), 1.938 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler

Accession Number

1977.824