Vase

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1834-1867

GUSN

GUSN-7802

Description

Chinese club-shaped vasiform. Stepped circular foot surmounted by spherical body with molded lines at shoulder. Cylindrical neck with incised banding terminating in bowl-shaped mouth. Interior bottom with Tudor rose-type emblem enclosed by beaded circle.

Details

Descriptive Terms

vases
incising
molding (forming)
pewter (tin alloy)
tin (metal)
Orientalism
Pewter
Molded
Incised
Orientalism
VASE

Inscription

On bottom: [character-like mark] (see inventory card)

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Asia; Europe

Object Type

Household Accessory

Dimensions

10.375 x 5.625 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan

Accession Number

1949.588