Cup and Saucer
Object Place: East Asia, China for export
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Chinese for export. Sides curve to baseband. Cup has scroll handle, saucer slightly fluted with shaped rim. Set with 856.41 & 1191.41.
Helena Woolworth McCann (b. 1878 - d. 1938), Syosset, NY; by descent to her children, Constance (Mrs. Joseph V.) McMullan, Helena (Mrs. Winston F. C.) Guest, and Frasier McCann; 1941, lent to the MFA by the children of Mrs. McCann, through the Winfield Foundation, New York; 1951, gift of the Winfield Foundation to the MFA. (Accession Date: May 10, 1951)
The Helena Woolworth McCann Collection—Gift of the Winfield Foundation