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Butter Pot

Item Information

Title:
Butter Pot
Description:
Small circular form with slight well and small foot rim; underglaze blue decoration; diagonal hatched exterior border; Willow pattern; central landscape scene with pagoda, trees and mountains.
Date:
1790–1840
Format:
Objects/Artifacts
Genre:
porcelain
underglazing
pots (containers)
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:
() Diameter: 3.75 in.
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 #:
1977.827.8
Identifier:
4678