Digital Commonwealth

Creamer

Item Information

Title:
Creamer
Description:
Circular bulbous body waisted below rim and narrowing to circular foot; flaring wide mouth terminating in spout that tapers off rim; underglaze blue decoration; interior rim with band of single and double cross-hatching; body with Willow pattern landscape scene with two pagodas, bridge connecting islands, willows, boats, two islands with house and mountains; exterior overglaze blue border with stars, diagonal band and scalloped lines.
Date:
1800–1830
Format:
Objects/Artifacts
Genre:
porcelain
underglazing
creamers
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:
3 in. (H) Diameter: 1.938 in.
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
Rights status not evaluated.
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Notes:
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
Accession #:
1977.824
Identifier:
4665