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Handled Comport

Pattern Category: Chinese Influence

Object Type: Dinner and Dessert Wares


  • Height: 8 inches
  • Width: 11 inches


This handled comport is printed in blue underglaze in the Gothic Castle pattern.  The pattern is an example of transitional Chinoiserie in which Chinese, European,  and even African elements are incorporated into the central and border designs.  The pattern was usually found on dinner wares.  Shown below is a top view.  Click on it to enlarge.

Drakard/Holdway Pattern Number P708