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Covered Urn

Chinese for export. [One of a] Pair of covered urns. Almost straight sides curving to high domed & molded foot. Reeded strap handles, twined; applied flowers on body (gold wearing off). Band of small scrolls around foot, rim & edge of low domed cover; pebbled bud finial with green leaves....

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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


Medium or Technique

Hard-paste porcelain




Ceramics, Porcelain