Digital Commonwealth

Basket and Stand

Item Information

Title:
Basket and Stand
Description:
.134AB) Reticulated basket and stand. Ovoid form with a flaring rim. Molded leafy handles. Conforming underplate. 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.
Date:
1835–1845
Format:
Objects/Artifacts
Genre:
porcelain
baskets (containers)
Location:
Historic New England
Collection (local):
Digitized Museum Collections
Subjects:
boats
cross-hatching
floral patterns
willow (wood)
Porcelain
Willow
Sprig
Pagoda
Boat
Cross Hatch
Places:
New HampshireRockingham (county)Portsmouth
Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.)
Extent:
4 in. x 9.875 in. (H x L); 8.625 in. x 10 in. (W x L)
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
Rights status not evaluated.
Contact host institution for more information.
Notes:
Gift of Ralph May
Accession #:
1971.977.134AB
Identifier:
12423