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Triangular Dish

Chinese for export, for Spanish market. Triangular with incurved corners. Garland design on inside of rim, guilloche pattern around center where-in is quartered arms in elaborate flag & cannon cartouche, crown crest & star pendent.

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, about 1780

Object Place

China for export

Accession Number

51.797

Medium or Technique

Hard-paste porcelain, overglaze enamels

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain