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Plate


Object Place: East Asia, China for export

Accession Number

51.899

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Chinese for export. Scalloped edge slightly fluted, edge of blue with gold stars, band of latticed gilding, scallop & dots in gold & blue inside. Liberty & Justice on ribbon hold scroll cartouche enclosing flower sprays, 2 shields pendent, bird above. J.A

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