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One covered hot dish

Chinese


Dimensions

Legacy dimension: L. inc. handles 15 1/2" H. dish 2 5/8" covered 6 5/8"

Accession Number

51.1261a-b

Medium or Technique

Porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Chinese for export. Elliptical, almost straight sides, concave at small baseband; grooved rim with border pattern, slightly depressed dish, flat-topped handle with vent hole matching spout at other end gilded; domed cover with gilded fruit (?) finial.

Provenance

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)

Credit Line

The Helena Woolworth McCann Collection—Gift of the Winfield Foundation