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

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

5.375 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan

Accession Number

1949.642.36