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Flowered skirt covering irregular oval base. Wide brimmed yellow hat, white ruff, puce coat with flaring skirt, gold buttons, blue collar and cuffs, red shoes. Left hand over head, holds brown nest with two birds on knee with right hand. Unmarked.

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 1752

Object Place

England

Dimensions

12.07 cm (4 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

1988.603

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain