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Large platter

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large blue Canton platter

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, 1750–1799

Object Place

China for American Market

Dimensions

6.35 x 48.89 x 41.91 cm (2 1/2 x 19 1/4 x 16 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1972.536

Medium or Technique

Porcelain

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain