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On a splayed stump with areas of dots on green. Feet in relief on upper stump, head turned to pick at wing, beak open. Colors: reds, blue and brown. Raised red anchor mark on back of stump. Mate to 53.1031.

Credit Line

Gift of Richard C. Paine

English, 1749–53

Object Place

England

Dimensions

11.43 cm (4 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

53.1030

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain