Cup


Dimensions

4.28 cm (1 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

51.902a

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Matching saucer (51.902b). Chinese for export. Of fine porcelain; curved sides and small baseband. Small scroll & dot borders in gold & black. Crucifixion in grisaille with gold on cup (dice players on back) and in saucer. (saucer chipped). See also 846 & 904-5.41.

Provenance

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)

Credit Line

The Helena Woolworth McCann Collection—Gift of the Winfield Foundation