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Platter

Item Information

Title:
Platter
Description:
Hexagonal form with shallow well and broad flat rim; underglaze blue Willow pattern decoration of central landscape; scene surrounded by cross-hatched cavetto border; rim decoration with wide blue band with cross-hatched stars with scalloped line with Canton border.
Date:
1795–1830
Format:
Objects/Artifacts
Genre:
porcelain
underglazing
platters
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:
1.375 in. x 11.75 in. x 14.5 in. (H x W x L)
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
Rights status not evaluated.
Contact host institution for more information.
Notes:
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
Accession #:
1977.817
Identifier:
4657