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Gravy Boat

Item Information

Title:
Gravy Boat
Description:
Elongated oval form with scalloped edge; molded ribbed body terminating in flaring spouted mouth; flat bottom; molded C-scroll handle with underglaze blue decoratiaon; diapered exterior border; interior rim decorated with cross-hatched band; blue line border at foot; Willow pattern; underglaze blue decorated interior with oval landscape scene.
Date:
1790–1830
Format:
Objects/Artifacts
Genre:
porcelain
underglazing
sauceboats
Location:
Historic New England
Collection (local):
Digitized Museum Collections
Subjects:
Canton (Chinese painting style)
willow (wood)
Porcelain
Underglazed
Canton
Willow
Places:
MaineYork (county)York Harbor
Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.)
Extent:
2.5 in. x 3.875 in. x 7.75 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 #:
1977.822
Identifier:
4663