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Ginger jar

Item Information

Title:
Ginger jar
Description:
Bulbous with circular flat bottom and circular mouth cleaned to receive cover. Underglaze blue (pale to almost gray) landscape very broadly painted.
Date:
1834–1867
Format:
Objects/Artifacts
Genre:
porcelain
glazing (coating)
tin (metal)
ginger jars
Location:
Historic New England
Collection (local):
Digitized Museum Collections
Subjects:
Chinese export
Orientalism
Porcelain
Tin Glazed
Chinese Export
Places:
MaineYork (county)South Berwick
Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.)
Extent:
6 in. x 6 in. (H x W)
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
Rights status not evaluated.
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Notes:
Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan
Accession #:
1949.437
Identifier:
7744