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Cream jug with cover

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Chinese for export. Pyriform with small baseband, scroll handle, tiny triangular spout. Border of gold & black around rim & edge of domed cover with bud finial. Scene of Crucifixion in black with nails, spears dice & some hats in gold. Black grasses on cover. Set with 51.901-7. H. covered...

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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 for export, 1750–70

Object Place

China for export

Accession Number

51.900a-b

Medium or Technique

Hard-paste porcelain

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain