Digital Commonwealth

Dinner Plate

Item Information

Title:
Dinner Plate
Description:
Large circular form with wide rim and slight well; heavy foot ring; underglaze blue Willow pattern decoration with landscape scene of pagoda, islands, bridge, boat and trees; scene enclosed by blue cavetto band with random cross-hatches; rim decorated with blue band with diagonal lines and scalloped late Canton border; crudely potted.
Date:
1800–1840
Format:
Objects/Artifacts
Genre:
porcelain
underglazing
dinner plates
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:
1.125 in. (H) Diameter: 10.125 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 #:
1977.831.3
Identifier:
4701