Saucer

Chinese for export
about 1740


Accession Number

51.903b

Medium or Technique

Hard-paste porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Matching cup (51.903b). Chinese for export. Of fine porcelain. Curving sides, small baseband & slightly flaring rim. Small scroll & dot borders in gold & black. Resurrection in grisaille with gold on sides of cup & in saucer. See 907.41.

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