Requires Photography

Plate

Chinese Export
Yung Cheng period
about 1736


Object Place: East Asia, China for export

Dimensions

Diam. 16 1/2 in.

Accession Number

51.828

Medium or Technique

Hard-paste porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Chinese for export, Dutch market. Gold flowers & small scalloped border on rim. In elaborate red gold & blue acanthus mantling in center, arms & crest. “made to the order of Sir J. Byland, British minister to Java, Dutch East Indies.”

Set with 51.827, .829

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