Soup plate

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1834-1867

GUSN

GUSN-7879

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: cut-in foot ring. Wide flat rim; shallow well. Broadly executed deep cobalt decoration.

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

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

9.125 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan

Accession Number

1949.642.23