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Cup

Item Information

Title:
Cup
Description:
White clay body w/ bluish-white glaze. Deep circular bowl form tapering to a high circular foot ring. Simple C-shaped handle (missing). Underglaze cobalt blue painted decoration in "willow" pattern, featuring a simple grass sprig in well w/ broadly executed Canton border. Exterior decorated w/ bridge, willows and pagodas.
Date:
1880–1900
Format:
Objects/Artifacts
Genre:
porcelain
willow (wood)
cups
Location:
Historic New England
Collection (local):
Digitized Museum Collections
Subjects:
bridges (built works)
willow (wood)
Porcelain
Bridge
Willow
Pagoda
Places:
MassachusettsEssex (county)Newbury
Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.)
Extent:
2.25 in. x 3.875 in. (H x W)
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
Rights status not evaluated.
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Notes:
Gift of Margaret E.C. Merriam in memory of her mother Elizabeth Low Coffin Colman
Accession #:
1985.178
Identifier:
24969