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Bird figurine with purple plummage and deep purple crest, yellow beak

Inscription

Mark: raised anchor in relief in oval medallion

Provenance

Mrs. Richard Baker; by 1896, by descent to her daughter, Mrs. T. O. Richardson; 1896, gift of Mrs. T. O. Richardson. (Accession date: December 3, 1896)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Thomas O. Richardson, from the collection of Mrs. Richard Baker

English (London), About 1749–52

Dimensions

Overall: 22.4 x 14 x 8.9 cm (8 13/16 x 5 1/2 x 3 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

96.880

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain with colored enamel decoration

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain