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Gravy Boat with Tray

Chinese Export. Fluted elliptical boat, and extended to form lip, scroll handle. Leaf-shaped tray. Basket pattern border with blue band of dotted circles on outside, blue line on inside, gold leaf design & gold sprigs of flowers. In center arms: az. between 3 mullets a chevron or; in simple...

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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 for export,

Object Place

China for export

Accession Number

51.950a-b

Medium or Technique

Hard-paste porcelain

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain