Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Platter with rack (part of a service)

Date:
ca. 1800–1805
Culture:
Chinese, for Portuguese market
Medium:
Hard-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
Overall (platter .137a): 12 15/16 × 15 7/8 in. (32.9 × 40.3 cm);
Overall (rack .137b): 9 13/16 × 12 1/2 in. (24.9 × 31.8 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain-Export
Credit Line:
Helena Woolworth McCann Collection, Gift of Winfield Foundation, 1951
Accession Number:
51.86.137a, b
Not on view
Inscription: On banderole below arms: AD'ARAUJO
Helena Woolworth McCann (until d. 1938) ; Winfield Foundation (after 1938–1951; to MMA)
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