Saucer (One of two)

Chinese
about 1815–20


Object Place: China for American Market

Dimensions

3.81 x 15.87 x 15.87 cm (1 1/2 x 6 1/4 x 6 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

1972.561

Medium or Technique

Porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Asia

Classifications

Porcelain

This saucer is white with gold bands, blue leaf decoration and grapes in gilt. Part of a Chinese and English porcelain tea service 1972.481-501, 1972.560-563, 1972.604-612

Provenance

Probably descended in the Derby and West families of Salem, MA; to Richard Edwards; 1972, gift of Richard Edwards to the MFA. (Accession date: June 7, 1972)

Credit Line

Gift of Richard Edwards