Dish

Chinese Export


Object Place: China for export

Dimensions

3.49 cm (1 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

51.919

Medium or Technique

Porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain

Chinese for export. Deep, irregular shapes, fluted on outer surfaces. Gilt ornament on rims, sprigs of flowers in sides, blue & gilt & ermine mantling with quartered shield of arms & crest of birds. [Seven dishes lent in 1941; one was accessioned in 1951.

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