Pierced fruit dish

Chinese Export


Object Place: East Asia, China for export

Dimensions

7.31 x 25.46 cm (2 7/8 x 10 in.)

Accession Number

51.880

Medium or Technique

Hard-paste porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Chinese for export. Shallow curving sides, pierced, small baseband. Green & gold ornament above & below piercing; circle around center of gold & floral guilloche at top of which is arch for coat-of-arms. Flowers in center.

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