Sauce Taureen and Cover
- Sauce Taureen and Cover
.133AB) Sauce tureen and cover. Oval, with a domed top and modified eagle's head finial. Body tapers toward the base, it has two hog's head handles and a flared domed base. 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.
- Historic New England
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Digitized Museum Collections
Canton (Chinese painting style)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
New HampshireRockingham (county)Portsmouth
Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.)
- 2.75 in. x 4.5 in. x 7 in. (H x W x L); 5.5 in. (H); 2 in. x 4.5 in. x 6.25 in. (H x W x L)
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Gift of Ralph May
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