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Saucer

Chinese


Dimensions

Legacy dimension: Diameter average 6 1/2" / 1490-93, 1495 Diameter 6 7/16" / 1494, 1497-8 Diameter 6 3/8" / 1496 Diameter 6 5/16"

Accession Number

51.1305c

Medium or Technique

Porcelain

Out on Loan

On display at The Parkman House, since June 13, 1973

Collections

Asia, Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

One of eight covered cups and saucers (see 51.1304-51.1311c). Chinese for export. Slightly concave rim with border, pattern in center.

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