Deaccessioned April 25, 2013
Object Place: East Asia, China for export
Medium or Technique
Chinese for export. Bulbous cups, impressed paneling at base. Twined double handles. Fluted domed covers, bud finials. Blue diaper borders, medallions enclosed in elliptical wreaths on sides. Cover of 1359 does not match. Not part of set.
Helena Woolworth McCann (b. 1878 - d. 1938), Syosset, NY; by descent to her children, Constance (Mrs. Joseph V.) McMullan, Helena (Mrs. Winston F. C.) Guest, and Frasier McCann; 1941, lent to the MFA by the children of Mrs. McCann, through the Winfield Foundation, New York; 1951, gift of the Winfield Foundation to the MFA. (Accession Date: May 10, 1951, Deaccession Date: April 24, 2013)
The Helena Woolworth McCann Collection—Gift of the Winfield Foundation