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Ladle

Chinese for export. Porcelain bowl has straight sides curving to flat bottom, impressed flutings & scrolls: cylindrical socket for turned wooden handle. Line of gold between red on rim & socket, flowers in naturalistic colors outside, single rose inside.

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

Object Place

China for export

Accession Number

51.819

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain