Object Place: East Asia, China for export
Height x width: 9 1/4 x 9 in. (23.5 x 22.9 cm)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Chinese for export. Barrel-shaped with bands of moulding, high triangular spout, reeded strap handle. Arms on each side with mulberry ribbon & no garland of flowers. Damaged slightly at base. Similar to 635-729. 41.
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