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Jar with cover

Chinese, for the European market


Object Place: East Asia, China for export

Dimensions

5 cm (1 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

93.2a-b

Medium or Technique

Hard-paste porcelain with polychrome and gilded decoration

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

White ground; band of salmon-colored decoration with gilt lines, around the bottom; floral designs in dull purples and browns on shoulder; festoons in brick-red and gilt.

Provenance

1893, bequest of Miss Susan Weld, Boston, to the MFA. (Accession Date: January 3, 1893)

Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Susan Weld