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Group of two birds

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On branches with raised flower decoration colored in brown. One blue with dark red wings: the lower bird with red head, dark gray body, and aubergine wings. Mark: raised red anchor.

Provenance

By 1930, Richard C. Paine (b. 1893 - d. 1966), Boston; 1930, gift of Richard C. Paine to the MFA. (Accession date: April 3, 1930).

Credit Line

Gift of Richard C. Paine

English, 1750–53

Object Place

England

Dimensions

11.43 cm (4 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

30.326

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain