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Covered tureen and tray

Chinese for export. One covered tureen with tray. Doubly curved sides, splayed baseband. Twined handle & foliage on body in blue. Arms on side partially enclosed by blue band. Domed cover with blue strawberry (?) finial. Elliptical tray with flat rim. More gilding on 1172.

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

Object Place

China for export

Accession Number

51.1062a-c

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain