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Gravy boat with tray

[One of] Two gravy boats with trays. Chinese for export. Boat: low elliptical, fluted sides, scalloped rim, side extended to form lip, scroll handle. Arms inside. Tray leaf-shaped. Set with 1104-73.41 & 1844-56.41. [Three gravy boats with trays lent in 19


With the Arms of Newman


Helena Woolworth McCann (b. 1878 - d. 1938), Syosset, NY; by descent to her children, Constance (Mrs. Joseph V.) McMullan, Helena (Mrs. Winston F. C.) Guest, and Frasier McCann; 1941, lent to the MFA by the children of Mrs. McCann, through the Winfield Foundation, New York; 1951, gift of the Winfield Foundation to the MFA. (Accession Date: May 10, 1951, Deaccession Date: April 24, 2013)

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The Helena Woolworth McCann Collection—Gift of the Winfield Foundation

Chinese Export,

Object Place

China for export

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Ceramics, Porcelain