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Chinese for Export. Pyriform with widely spaced flutings, splayed foot, reeded and twined double strap handle with applied flowers on body decorated in blue; v-spout on rim (cover lost). Blue diaper band & gilt below on neck. Floral garland encloses shield with arms: gules, 3 martlets on a fess...

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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

51.1030

Medium or Technique

Hard-paste porcelain

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain