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Sugar Bowl with cover


Object Place: East Asia, China for export

Accession Number

51.840a-b

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Chinese for export. Curved sides, flaring rim & baseband. Twined scroll handles with applied flowers at joinings. Domed cover with gilded bud finial. Around rim & cover band of blue with arched lines, gold sprigs & inner lines, blue dots. Crowned shield of arms, “Gerona” in script below, figure holding banner with inscription above, on each side.

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