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Shipwreck Punch bowl, The Haeslingfield
Shipwreck Punch bowl, The Haeslingfield
Date:
ca. 1745
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Porcelain
Dimensions:
17.8 x 38.1 x 38.1 cm (7 x 15.75 x 15.75 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Asia
Culture/People:
Chinese Export
Accession Number:
1988.32.34
Acquisition Date:
1988-12-07
Credit Line:

The H. McCoy Jones Collection

Exhibition History:

“Sea Worthy: The Best of Nautical Art and Antiques,” SFFAS, 2012;

de Young, From Canton to Nantucket: Chinese Export Art, 9 Sept 2006 - 7 Jan 2007.

Chinese export, inscribed "1748", The Haeslingfield, Edward Butcher, Canton,
Depicting the Haeslingfield at full sail on the exterior and in distress in the center. with dated inscription 'Sept 12 1743', on one side a goddess riding waves inscribed 'The Sea Nymph', on the other a figure representing Britannia waving the Union Jack, flanking the large inscription 'Edward Butcher, Canton China' centered by a flaming heart

Contemporaneous Works “Art from the same century and country”