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Covered Bowl

Chinese for export. Covered bowl. Ogee curving sides, small baseband, almost upright rim to hold domed cover with circular handle. Gilt scroll design on edges, architectural landscape with inscribed tablet in green camaieu on bowl; landscape on cover. Edges chipped.


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, 1770–85

Object Place

China for export

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Hard-paste porcelain




Ceramics, Porcelain