Ginger jar

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1863-1933

GUSN

GUSN-7752

Description

White body with blue-grey tinted glaze. Squat round body tapering to wide circular bottom with canted foot ring. Circular mouth canted inward with ring to receive cover. Deep grey, broadly executed underglaze scene. Diagonal line border at shoulder.

Details

Descriptive Terms

ginger jars
porcelain
glazing (coating)
tin (metal)
Chinese export
Porcelain
Tin Glazed
Chinese Export
JAR, GINGER

Associated Building

Original to Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Korea; China

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

6 x 6.625 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan

Accession Number

1949.597

Places

Possibly
Possibly