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Part of a set with 51.911a-d. Chinese for export. Boat: elliptical with modeled shells at ends one of which forms end of domed cover, pierced for ladle handle, which fits with flat edge into other. Fluted surfaces, splayed foot, cone (?) finial. Mulberry & gold guilloche borders & mulberry...

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Provenance

By 1941, the Winfield Foundation; 1951, gift of the Winfield Foundation to the MFA.

Credit Line

The Helena Woolworth McCann Collection—Gift of the Winfield Foundation

Chinese for export,

Dimensions

Overall: 22.5 cm (8 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

51.911c

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain