Soup plate

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1845-1860

GUSN

GUSN-7869

Description

General: underglaze blue and white Canton pattern showing scene of pagodas, trees and bridge. Canton border of cross-hatched and scalloped bands. Soup plate: broadly executed decoration. Wide flat rim with deep undecorated cavetto. Circular foot ring.

Details

Descriptive Terms

soup plates
porcelain
glazing (coating)
tin (metal)
bridges (built works)
Chinese export
cross-hatching
scalloping
trees
willow (wood)
Porcelain
Willow
Chinese Export
Tin Glazed
Pagoda
Tree
Bridge
Cross Hatch
Scalloped
PLATE, SOUP

Pattern

Willow

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

China

Dimensions

1.5 (H), 8.875 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan

Accession Number

1949.642.13