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Pierced dish

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One of a pair of pierced dishes (see 51.886). Chinese for export. Elliptical with almost flat pierced rim, gold bands of delicate design. Shield of arms, bird crest, in ermine mantling in center surrounded by sprigs of flowers and fruits.

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,

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: 1688: L. 9 3/8" W. 8 3/8" / 1689: L. 9 1/2" W. 8 1/2"

Accession Number

51.885

Medium or Technique

Hard-paste porcelain

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Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain