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Covered tureen and tray

Chinese export
about 1795-1805


Object Place: East Asia, China for export

Dimensions

Covered tureen: H. 10 in.; W. 14 in. Tray: L. 14 1/2 in.

Accession Number

51.1231a-c

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Chinese for Portuguese market. Elliptical, bulbous body, splayed foot, domed cover with gold flower finial & leaves. Gold twined double handles, leaves on body, at ends. Arms of Antonio Araugo de Azevedo on each side; rim design on cover & body; diaper band on foot & 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