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Object Name Saucer
Collection The Stephen Girard Artifact Collection
Catalog Number 0301
Other number GC. 340
Description One nearly round, 8-sided, shallow saucer with notched angular edges shows underglaze blue decoration having diamond and lattice borders at the outside edge with a cloud design border (Canton). The center depicts a landscape with weepy trees, flying birds, water, 3 boats, an off-center building with pagoda roofs, and a bridge circumscribed by a border of zigzagging arcs and lines (Canton).
Date 1790-1830
Year Range from 1790
Year Range to 1830
Made China
Material Porcelain
Diameter (in) 6.125
Related Publications Schwarz, Robert D. The Stephen Girard Collection A Selective Catalog # 60.
Source Girard, Stephen
Received as Bequest
Used Stephen Girard's Water Street House