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Rim has flowers, scrolls & cherubs, with panel inscribed "Mat.3.16". Ornamented in iron-red & gold with the Batism of Jesus by St. John the Baptist in center. rim chipped.

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, around 1720-1735

Object Place

China for export

Accession Number

51.908

Medium or Technique

Hard-paste porcelain

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain