Triangular Dish

Chinese Export
about 1780

Object Place: China for export

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Hard-paste porcelain, overglaze enamels

Not On View


Asia, Europe


Ceramics, Porcelain

Chinese for export, for Spanish market. Triangular with incurved corners. Garland design on inside of rim, guilloche pattern around center where-in is quartered arms in elaborate flag & cannon cartouche, crown crest & star pendent.


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