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Figure

  • Place of origin:

    Staffordshire (made)

  • Date:

    late 18th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Porcelain painted in enamels

  • Credit Line:

    Given by E. F. Broderip, Esq.

  • Museum number:

    C.248-1924

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 15, shelf 1

Physical description

Figure of a girl holding a parrot, of porcelain. She is standing, the parrot held on her left arm, and is wearing a long robe strewn with blue dots and small pink fleur-de-lys and edged with bright green; moulded base, coloured green and brown in imitation of rock, on a square plinth.

Place of Origin

Staffordshire (made)

Date

late 18th century (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Porcelain painted in enamels

Dimensions

Height: 11.4 cm

Descriptive line

Figure of a girl holding a parrot, porcelain painted in enamel colours, England (Staffordshire), late 18th century

Materials

Porcelain; Enamel

Techniques

Painted

Subjects depicted

Figures (representations); Parrot

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain; Figures & Decorative ceramics

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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