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The Zithern Player

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Figurine of girl seated on stump playing zithern. Blue jacket with white collar and cuffs, pink figured skirt with yellow ruffle, black shoes, white hat with pink feather. Flowers on stump, several chipped. Square base on 4 scroll legs decorated in pink or blue. No marks.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Kate Wilson

1750–60

Object Place

England

Dimensions

18.5 cm (7 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

35.743

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain