1963.0716 A, B Tea canister, view 1
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Tea canister (Tea bottle)

  • Category:

    Ceramics

  • Place of Origin:

    Jingdezhen, China, Asia

  • Date:

    1785-1790

  • Materials:

    Porcelain (hard-paste); Lime (alkaline) glaze

  • Techniques:

    Molded, Enameled, Gilded, Painted

  • Museum Object Number:

    1963.0716 A, B


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Object Number

1963.0716 A, B

Object Name

Tea canister (Tea bottle)

Category

Ceramics

Credit Line/Donor

Bequest of Henry Francis du Pont

Place of Origin

Jingdezhen, China, Asia

Date

1785-1790

Subjects

Society of Cincinnati; American eagle; American themed ceramics; American ownership history (foreign manuf); American market (Chinese manufacture); George Washington

Materials

Porcelain (hard-paste); Lime (alkaline) glaze

Techniques

Molded, Enameled, Gilded, Painted

Dimensions (inches)

5.512 (H) , 3.346 (L) , 1.693 (W)

Dimensions (centimeters)

14 (H) , 8.5 (L) , 4.3 (W)

Object Description

Text available soon.

Bibliography and Bibliographic Notes

[Book] Detweiler, Susan Gray. 1982 George Washington's Chinaware.
Comments on Society of the Cincinnatti, pp.81-97.
[Book] Herbert, Peter & Schiffer, Nancy N. 1980 China for America: Export Porcelain of the 18th and 19th Centuries. 223 p.
Published p. 127 with 1963.0718.