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Chinese for export. On rim four cartouche with French arms, two with an eagle below a coronet of sunflower petals and two with a fish swimming above weeds. In the center large flowers painted in iron-red. Red flowers on back of rim. Rim chipped.

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, Qianlong, mid 18th–late 18th century

Object Place

China for export

Dimensions

Diameter: 18.25 in.

Accession Number

51.820

Medium or Technique

Porcelain

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain