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.

Covered Urn

Start collecting

One of a pair of covered urns, see 19.70a-b.Vase of inverted bulb form with collared neck capped by a flanged and domed cover with dog finial. Decorated to match 39.68-9. Chinese Export Porcelain.

Provenance

1939, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Maxim Karolik to the MFA.

Credit Line

The M. and M. Karolik Collection of Eighteenth-Century American Arts

Chinese, About 1775

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: H. 14 1/4 inches

Accession Number

39.71a-b

Medium or Technique

Porcelain

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain