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Covered tureen and tray

Chinese for Portuguese market. Elliptical, bulbous body, splayed foot, domed cover with gold flower finial & leaves. Gold twined double handles, leaves on body, at ends. Arms of Antonio Araugo de Azevedo on each side; rim design on cover & body; diaper band on foot & cover.

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, about 1795-1805

Object Place

China for export

Accession Number

51.1231a-c

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain