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Blue Canton cream pitcher

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Provenance

Probably descended in the Derby and West families of Salem, MA; to Richard Edwards; 1972, gift of Richard Edwards to the MFA. (Accession date: June 7, 1972)

Credit Line

Gift of Richard Edwards

Chinese,

Object Place

China for American Market

Dimensions

8.89 x 19.05 x 10.48 cm (3 1/2 x 7 1/2 x 4 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

1972.576

Medium or Technique

Porcelain

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain