Object Place: East Asia, China for export
12.86 cm (5 1/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Hard-paste porcelain with colored enamel and gilded decoration
C. Kevin and G. Barrie Landry Gallery (Gallery 126)
Circular, white porcelain, curved profile, on circular straight - sided foot. Decoration: Painted narrow band in gilt on foot; inner & outer faces of rim have bands of minute diaper pattern, black lines & spotted line of green. Same around 3 medallions on sides each containing painted urn. In bottom, bouquet of flowers in colors & shell form in orange-pink.
By 1921, Miss Martha C. Codman. M. and M. Karolik Collection; 1939, gift of M. and M. Karolik to the MFA.
The M. and M. Karolik Collection of Eighteenth-Century American Arts