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Plate

Scalloped and molded rim, painted with red & gold lines in panels to enclose Chinese figure flanked by flower sprigs; in center in circle of rose blue & gold srolls, elephant with rider.

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

51.883

Medium or Technique

Hard-paste porcelain

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain