Covered Cup and Saucer
Legacy dimension: Diameter average 6 1/2" / 1490-93, 1495 Diameter 6 7/16" / 1494, 1497-8 Diameter 6 3/8" / 1496 Diameter 6 5/16"
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One of eight covered cups and saucers (see 51.1304-51.1311c). Chinese for export. Slightly concave rim with border, pattern in center.
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)
The Helena Woolworth McCann Collection—Gift of the Winfield Foundation