User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

Punchbowl

Start collecting

Chinese for Export, for the American market. Sides curve to cylindrical foot. Elaborate blue & gold border with flecks of red. On front in gray a warship flying red-striped flag. On back American eagle with scroll against field of gold stars in fan design with red white & blue bo

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, about 1795

Object Place

China for export

Accession Number

51.770

Medium or Technique

Hard-paste porcelain

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain