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Group representing Continents

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Group representing the Continents of Europe and America as children. Rococo base with applied flowers and gilt-edged scrolls. Crowned Europe sits on gilt-trimmed pedestal and drapery, left foot on white helmet near puce book, holds globe in left hand toward American seated on alligator (?)...

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Inscription

Mark: red anchor

Credit Line

Jessie and Sigmund Katz Collection

English, about 1752–58

Object Place

England

Dimensions

25.4 cm (10 in.)

Accession Number

66.1085

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain