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Eggcup

Item Information

Title:
Eggcup
Description:
General: underglaze blue and white Canton pattern showing scene of pagodas, trees and bridge. Canton border of cross-hatched and scalloped bands. Eggcup: deep bowl with thin stem and circular foot. Modified star borders. Swastika and diamonds on stem.
Date:
1834–1867
Format:
Objects/Artifacts
Genre:
porcelain
glazing (coating)
tin (metal)
eggcups
Location:
Historic New England
Collection (local):
Digitized Museum Collections
Subjects:
bridges (built works)
Chinese export
cross-hatching
lozenges
scalloping
stars
swastikas
trees
willow (wood)
Porcelain
Willow
Chinese Export
Tin Glazed
Pagoda
Tree
Bridge
Cross Hatch
Scalloped
Star
Swastika
Diamond
Places:
MaineYork (county)South Berwick
Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.)
Extent:
2.625 in. x 2 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 #:
1949.642.5
Identifier:
7861