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Covered Bowl

Chinese for export
1770–85


Object Place: East Asia, China for export

Accession Number

51.808a-b

Medium or Technique

Hard-paste porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Chinese for export. Covered bowl. Ogee curving sides, small baseband, almost upright rim to hold domed cover with circular handle. Gilt scroll design on edges, architectural landscape with inscribed tablet in green camaieu on bowl; landscape on cover. Edges chipped.

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