Digital Commonwealth

Dinner Plate

Item Information

Title:
Dinner Plate
Description:
Circular, slightly hexagonal form with lobed corners; flaring rim and shallow well; underglaze blue; central landscape scene of pagoda, bridge, islands and trees enclosed by band of arched hatching; rim with wide diaper boarder with scallopes below; willow pattern with Canton border.
Date:
1790–1820
Format:
Objects/Artifacts
Genre:
porcelain
underglazing
dinner plates
Location:
Historic New England
Collection (local):
Digitized Museum Collections
Subjects:
Canton (Chinese painting style)
willow (wood)
Porcelain
Underglazed
Willow
Canton
Places:
MaineYork (county)York Harbor
Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.)
Extent:
0.875 in. (H) Diameter: 8.875 in.; 1.125 in. x 9.125 in. (H x W)
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
Rights status not evaluated.
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Notes:
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
Accession #:
1977.807.9
Identifier:
4625