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Cock - One of a pair of pheasants on circular base modeled and painted to represent wheat. Cock has blue head, neck and shoulders, white-edged brown back feathers, brown dotted black at tail. Mark: raised red anchor.

Provenance

Mr. Alfred E. Hutton. 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 1750

Object Place

England

Dimensions

13.34 cm (5 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

1988.733

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain with colored enamel decoration

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain