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White on tree stump with applied flowers, right foot on branch, long neck, head turned back, closed wings, long tail. Mark: raised anchor at back, mid-stump. Akin to single bird on Stoner Pl. 4.

Provenance

By 1973, Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz [see note 1]; 1988, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz. (Accession date: November 30, 1988) NOTES: [1] From June 25, 1973, on loan to the MFA from Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz.

Credit Line

Jessie and Sigmund Katz Collection

English, about 1750

Object Place

England

Dimensions

21.59 cm (8 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1988.729

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain