Saucer

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

ca. 1830

GUSN

GUSN-7892

Description

General: underglaze blue and white Canton pattern showing scene of pagodas, trees and bridge. Canton border of cross-hatched and scalloped bands. Saucer: circular with shaped edge, foot ring. Fine white body with broadly executed bright blue decoration.

Details

Descriptive Terms

saucers (plates)
porcelain
glazing (coating)
tin (metal)
bridges (built works)
cross-hatching
scalloping
trees
willow (wood)
Porcelain
Willow
Tin Glazed
Pagoda
Tree
Bridge
Cross Hatch
Scalloped
SAUCER

Inscription

Marked: [oriental character-like symbol]

Pattern

Willow

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Japan

Dimensions

5.375 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan

Accession Number

1949.642.36