Dinner plate

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1834-1867

GUSN

GUSN-7880

Description

General: underglaze blue and white Canton pattern showing scene of pagodas, trees and bridge. Canton border of cross-hatched and scalloped bands. Dinner plate: broad, flat, slightly shaped rim. Broadly executed decoration; border diapers not defined.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dinner 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, DINNER

Pattern

Willow

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

China

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

10.125 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan

Accession Number

1949.642.24