Eggcup

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1834-1867

GUSN

GUSN-7861

Description

General: underglaze blue and white Canton pattern showing scene of pagodas, trees and bridge. Canton border of cross-hatched and scalloped bands. Eggcup: deep bowl with thin stem and circular foot. Modified star borders. Swastika and diamonds on stem.

Details

Descriptive Terms

eggcups
porcelain
glazing (coating)
tin (metal)
bridges (built works)
Chinese export
cross-hatching
lozenges
scalloping
stars
swastikas
trees
willow (wood)
Porcelain
Willow
Chinese Export
Tin Glazed
Pagoda
Tree
Bridge
Cross Hatch
Scalloped
Star
Swastika
Diamond
EGGCUP

Pattern

Willow

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

China

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

2.625 x 2 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan

Accession Number

1949.642.5