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One of a pair of plates (see 51.867). Chinese for export. Scalloped rim, slight impressed scrolls, gilt edge & fret design. Polychromed fruit & flowers on rim, large ones in center. (each plate cracked in center). Set with 1186-8.41.

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

51.866

Medium or Technique

Hard-paste porcelain, enamel decoration, gilding

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain