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Square bowl

Chinese export


Object Place: East Asia, China for export

Accession Number

51.1078

Medium or Technique

Porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Chinese for export. Square bowl. Fluted corners, shaped edge. Border inside & out, blue flowers in center & on 2 sides, monogram on 2 sides. Set with 1196-1201.41 & 2000-10.41.
See also 51.1079-1093

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