Plate

about 1770
Made at Tournai Manufactory


Object Place: Europe, Tournai, Belgium

Accession Number

51.766

Medium or Technique

Porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Swirled fluting on rim with shaped edge decorated in mulberry & gold. Mulberry camaieu landscape with figures in center. Marked: crossed swords with corsses in gold on bottom.

Provenance

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)

Credit Line

The Helena Woolworth McCann Collection—Gift of the Winfield Foundation