Wine Cooler

Chinese Export


Object Place: China for export

Accession Number

51.799

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain

Chinese for export. Slightly tapering sides, fluted at corners, shaped rim with raised & gilded band below, almost completely attached modeled bail handles upright at sides. On molded & splayed foot. Bands of flowers in red & gold on foot & twice near rim where are enclosed shields of arms on crowned & wreathed plaque front & back. Sprays of naturalistic flowers front & back.

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