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Vegetable Dish

Item Information

Title:
Vegetable Dish
Description:
Irregular kidney-shaped form with shallow basin walls and beaded rim; foot ring; underglazed blue decoration; interior rim decoration with diapered border with bands of diagonal lines and scalloped border (late Canton style); conforming oval central landscape scene with border of alternating single and double cross-hatches.
Date:
1785–1830
Format:
Objects/Artifacts
Genre:
porcelain
underglazing
vegetable dishes
Location:
Historic New England
Collection (local):
Digitized Museum Collections
Subjects:
Canton (Chinese painting style)
Porcelain
Underglazed
Canton
Places:
MaineYork (county)York Harbor
Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.)
Extent:
1.75 in. x 8.75 in. x 10.75 in. (H x W x L)
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
Rights status not evaluated.
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Notes:
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
Accession #:
1977.819
Identifier:
4660