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Coffee Cup

Item Information

Title:
Coffee Cup
Description:
Deep cylindrical bowl form with sides tapering to circular foot; small C-scroll handle decorated with blue dots (.8 with blue line); underglaze blue Willow pattern of landscape scene of islands, mountains, pagoda, trees and boats (.8 and .2 with man in house); interior rim with blue band with diagonal lines with band of lines below; interior of bowl with abstract foliate design (.8 with character mark on base).
Date:
1815–1830
Format:
Objects/Artifacts
Genre:
porcelain
underglazing
coffee cups
Location:
Historic New England
Collection (local):
Digitized Museum Collections
Subjects:
Canton (Chinese painting style)
willow (wood)
Porcelain
Canton
Willow
Underglazed
Places:
MaineYork (county)York Harbor
Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.)
Extent:
2.25 in. (H) Diameter: 2.75 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 #:
1977.861.1
Identifier:
4754