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Saucer

Matching cup (51.855a). Chinese for export. Straight-sided cup curving to small baseband, impressed flutes, scroll handle. Fluted saucer. Scroll & panel border with flowers & birds. On crowned scroll & shell cartouche two oval medallions with worn gilt ciphers. Trumpeting flesh-colored angels...

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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,

Accession Number

51.855b

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain