Digital Commonwealth

Tea Bowl

Item Information

Title:
Tea Bowl
Description:
Circular form with slightly flaring rim and small foot; body decorated with landscape scene: pagoda, trees, birds, island in underglaze blue Willow pattern; interior rim decorated with band of cross-hatching with series of dots below and sprig in bottom of bowl.
Date:
1790–1820
Format:
Objects/Artifacts
Genre:
porcelain
underglazing
tea bowls
Location:
Historic New England
Collection (local):
Digitized Museum Collections
Subjects:
Canton (Chinese painting style)
willow (wood)
Porcelain
Willow
Underglazed
Canton
Places:
Massachusetts
MaineYork (county)York Harbor
Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.)
Extent:
2.375 in. (H) Diameter: 4.375 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 #:
1977.866
Identifier:
4764