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Covered Cup

Chinese


Dimensions

Legacy dimension: H. covered 3 5/8"

Accession Number

51.1308a-b

Medium or Technique

Porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain

One of eight covered cups and saucers (see 51.1304-51.1311c). Chinese for export. Curved sides, small baseband, double twined handle, gilded applied flowers on body. Domed cover with gilded fruit knob. Border and pattern on cup and cover.

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