User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

Tea canister

Start collecting

for the European market

Provenance

From the Helena Woolworth McCann Collection; Loaned by the Winfield Foundation in 1941; Gift of the Winfield Foundation to the MFA in May 1951 (Accession Date: May 10, 1951)

Credit Line

The Helena Woolworth McCann Collection—Gift of the Winfield Foundation

Chinese Export, 1760–70

Object Place

China for export

Dimensions

12.2 cm (4 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

51.839a-b

Medium or Technique

Hard-paste porcelain

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain