User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

Large covered tea caddy with blue-and-white decoration of flowers with dragonflies and butterflies

Start collecting

Provenance

Lent by Mrs. John Gardner Coolidge, June 26, 1946. "John Gardner Coolidge Collection"

Credit Line

John Gardner Coolidge Collection

Chinese, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period, 1662–1722

Dimensions

34.9 x 25.6 cm (13 3/4 x 10 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

46.803

Medium or Technique

Porcelain

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain