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Soft-paste porcelain, fluted with scalloped edges, gilt and polychrome enamels of oriental style pattern with fence, flowering trees and yellow bird pursuing an insect; gold; red insect inside bowl. Mark: underglaze blue fretted square. Condition: perfect

Credit Line

Bequest of Janet M. Wolfson

English, about 1760

Object Place

England

Dimensions

4.13 cm (1 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

1982.77a-b

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain