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Gilt-lined. Polychrome birds on shore, vertical straps without punching, butterfly in center.

Credit Line

Bequest of Louise D. Alden

18th century

Object Place

Germany

Dimensions

1.8 cm (11/16 in.)

Accession Number

62.1022

Medium or Technique

Porcelain

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics