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Chinese for export. Deep, irregular shapes, fluted on outer surfaces. Gilt ornament on rims, sprigs of flowers in sides, blue & gilt & ermine mantling with quartered shield of arms & crest of birds. [Seven dishes lent in 1941; one was accessioned in 1951.

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

Dimensions

3.49 cm (1 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

51.919

Medium or Technique

Porcelain

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain