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Sugar bowl and cover in soft-paste porcelain. Ogee-shaped cover with molded flower finial and two applied leaves; apple green ground, two large white reserve panels (both) with rococo gilt scrolls, exotic birds amongst trees in polychrome enamels; smaller panels of birds in flight; flower...

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Inscription

unmarked

Credit Line

Bequest of Janet M. Wolfson

about 1770

Object Place

England

Dimensions

13.65 cm (5 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

1982.62a-b

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain with colored enamel and gilded decoration

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain