Tureen with Cover and Stand

A work made of porcelain.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of porcelain.

Date:

c. 1787/90

Artist:

China, Qialong region
Chinese, made for the American market

About this artwork

This tureen is from a service owned by Elias Morgan (1770–1812) of Connecticut. The Morgan set, displaying the coat of arms originally used by his Welsh ancestors, is one of the few armorial services made for the American market.

On View

American Art, Gallery 166

Artist

Chinese export porcelain

Title

Tureen with Cover and Stand

Origin

China

Date

1787–1790

Medium

Porcelain

Dimensions

Tureen: 21 × 32.1 × 21 cm (8 1/4 × 12 5/8 × 8 1/4 in.); Stand: 5.4 × 33 × 25.1 cm (2 1/8 × 13 × 9 7/8 in.)

Credit Line

Anonymous gift in memory of Chauncey McCormick

Reference Number

1956.774a-c

Extended information about this artwork

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