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Chinese for export. Elliptical, slightly flaring sides, molded base, everted rim, shallow depression. Orange with gold & purple leaves on sides; orange & gold on rim, purple & gold wreath & leaves in center.

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

Dimensions

3.02 x 10.32 cm (1 3/16 x 4 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

51.914

Medium or Technique

Porcelain

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain