Coffeepot


Object Place: China for export

Accession Number

51.838a-b

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain

Chinese for export. Straight tapering sides & spout, reeded double strap handle with applied flowers on body; flat cover with bud finial (not matching). Dotted guilloche with stars between lines in blue on rim. Eagle-shield with script monogram NEA and trumpeting angel flying above on each side. Cover has stars on blue band & wavy line of mulberry dots.

Provenance

By 1941, the Winfield Foundation; 1951, gift of the Winfield Foundation to the MFA.

Credit Line

The Helena Woolworth McCann Collection—Gift of the Winfield Foundation