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Covered dish

Covered dish. Circular with straight sides, high scroll handles, domed cover cut to fit over handles, gilded but finial. Medallion of Venus with cupids on front & back; sprays of flowers on cover & sides. Set with 51.810 (858.41.)

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 Export,

Object Place

China for export

Accession Number

51.809a-b

Medium or Technique

Porcelain, enamel decoration

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain