Cup and Saucer
Object Place: East Asia, China for export
3.02 cm (1 3/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Chinese for export. Sides curve to small baseband. Cup has small scroll handle. Border in browns & gold, farm scenes & figures. Sepia medallion in center of saucer & front of cup, mansion in landscape.
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