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Platter, late 18th century

  • Chinese

Glazed hard-paste porcelain with polychrome enamel

  • Overall: 1 1/4 × 13 1/2 × 10 3/8 inches (3.2 × 34.3 × 26.4 cm)

Gift of the Winfield Foundation


Helena Woolworth McCann [1878-1938] (Syosset, New York, USA)

by descent to her children, Constance [Mrs. Joseph V.] McMullan, Helena [Mrs. Winston F. C.] Guest, and Frasier McCann

1941, lent to the Detroit Institute of Arts by the children of Mrs. McCann, through the Winfield Foundation (New York, New York, USA)

1955, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Chinese, Platter, late 18th century, glazed hard-paste porcelain with polychrome enamel. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of the Winfield Foundation, 55.263.