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Covered Pitcher

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Covered pitcher. Barrel-shaped "cider jug" with modeled bands. Band of blue ornament at neck & small spout, blue on twined flat handles & applied flowers on body. Garlands & sprigs of roses; large spray of flowers on each side. Domed cover with spout-cover, dog finial, matching...

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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 Export,

Object Place

China for export

Accession Number

51.848a-b

Medium or Technique

Hard-paste porcelain, unerglaze blue and enamel decoration

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain