Saucer

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1805-1830

GUSN

GUSN-7894

Description

General: underglaze blue and white Canton pattern showing scene of pagodas, trees and bridge. Saucer: deep circular dish shape with foot ring. Bright cobalt blue decoration. Stylized cross-hatch and spearhead Nanking border.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Pattern

Willow

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

China

Dimensions

5.625 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan

Accession Number

1949.642.38