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Scale blue ground with shaped medallions framed in gold scrolls. Birds in three large ones; butterflies in three middle-size ones; insects in six small ones at gold and white rim. Plain white foot-band. Insect inside in center. Seal mark on bottom.

Credit Line

Gift of Richard C. Paine

English, about 1770

Object Place

England

Dimensions

8.09 cm (3 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

53.1018

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain