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Cream pitcher

Chinese for Export. Helmet-shaped, fluted surbase, splayed foot. Curved handle with knob top. Everted rim wider & grooved to form spout at front.

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, around 1790

Object Place

China for export

Accession Number

51.1035

Medium or Technique

Hard-paste porcelain

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain