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Mug

One of a pair of mugs (see 51.831). Chinese for export. Cylindrical with twined scrolled double handles. Band of gilt-enclosed green dots at base & below border band of gold lines on pink. Three wavy lines of mulberry dots. Sprays & sprigs of flowers in mulberry and gold.

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,

Object Place

China for export

Accession Number

51.832

Medium or Technique

Hard-paste porcelain

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain