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.129) Butter pat dish. Shallow bowl form with a foot ring. Set) White clay body with bluish-cast white glaze; Canton pattern underglaze blue painted decoration consisting of cross hatched, striped, star and scalloped border bands; central or overall design of "willow" pattern consisting of pagoda house at proper right with trees extending to center, bridge in foreground, islands at left and/or rear and small boats; some with pine trees and birds at top half.
butter dishes (serving dishes)
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.),
2.75 (diameter) (inches)
Gift of Ralph May
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