Made at Worcester Manufactory (England)
Object Place: Europe, England
13.6 x 19 x 10.5 cm (5 3/8 x 7 1/2 x 4 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Globular with slight baseband & narrow cylindrical neck. Curved spout & simple handle. Domed flanged cover with open flower finial. Scalloped mulberry line in lozenge form encloses flowers in shell and butterfly on sides. Sprigs of flowers & insects on cover & flanking handle & spout.
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