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Chinese for export. Elliptical, gilt edged band of brown on edge; gilt foliate cartouche (worn) in center encloses shield: green tree on sepia earth against gold background, on helmet above another tree.

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

23.18 x 30.16 cm (9 1/8 x 11 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

51.890

Medium or Technique

Hard-paste porcelain

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain