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Chinese for export. Shaped edge with starred blue band. Square of Persian (?) inscription in center on circular, starred, blue field; gilt outlined panels with scalloped tops, each enclosing one flower, cover plate in concentric circles.

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

Object Place

China for export

Accession Number

51.863

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain