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Straight sides splaying at base. Blue & gold reeded & twisted flat double handles with raised flower design on body. Blue patterned bands with touches of gilding at rim & base. Gold wheatsheaf at sides & indistinct monogram on front. On red ribbons above & below indistinct gilt monogram "OUR...

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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

Dimensions

Height x width: 9 in., 18.1 cm (22.9 cm, 7 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

51.834

Medium or Technique

Hard-paste porcelain with underglaze blue and enamel decoration, gilding.

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain