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Teacup

Item Information

Title:
Teacup
Description:
General: underglaze blue and white Canton pattern showing scene of pagodas, trees and bridge. Teacup: deep bowl with scalloped edge; foot ring. Fine white body with bright cobalt Willow pattern on exterior; diagonal line borders on interior lip. C-shaped handle with flat top.
Date:
1834–1867
Format:
Objects/Artifacts
Genre:
porcelain
glazing (coating)
tin (metal)
teacups
Location:
Historic New England
Collection (local):
Digitized Museum Collections
Subjects:
bridges (built works)
Chinese export
cross-hatching
scalloping
trees
willow (wood)
Porcelain
Willow
Chinese Export
Tin Glazed
Pagoda
Tree
Bridge
Cross Hatch
Scalloped
Places:
MaineYork (county)South Berwick
Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.)
Extent:
2 in. x 4.25 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 #:
1949.642.46
Identifier:
7902