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Cup with fencai decoration

Chinese
Qing dynasty, Daoguang period
1820–50


Object Place: China

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 3.7 x 6.7 cm (1 7/16 x 2 5/8 in.); height of lid: 2.5 cm

Accession Number

46.835

Medium or Technique

Porcelain, Jingdezhen ware

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Ceramics

Provenance

By 1923, Mrs. George J. Foran (d. 1946), Boston [see note 1]; 1946, from Mrs. Foran to an anonymous collector; 1946, gift of anonymous collector to the MFA. (Accession date: September 12, 1946)

NOTES:
[1] Lent by Mrs. George J. Foran to the MFA on November 14, 1923. The object remained at the Museum on loan until the time is was acquired in 1946.

Credit Line

Anonymous gift in memory of Mr. and Mrs. George J. Foran