Digital Commonwealth

Plate

Item Information

Title:
Plate
Description:
Slightly hexagonal form with deep well and flaring rim; underglaze blue Willow pattern with central landscape scene of pagodas, trees, bridge, islands and mountains enclosed by cross-hatched band at cavetto; rim decorated with wide diapered band with scalloped Canton border.
Date:
1790–1820
Format:
Objects/Artifacts
Genre:
porcelain
underglazing
plates (dishes)
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:
1.625 in. (H) Diameter: 8.875 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 #:
1977.835.4
Identifier:
4719