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Boy with Bird's Nest

end of 18th century
Made at Meissen Manufactory (Germany)


Object Place: Europe, Germany

Dimensions

17.7 x 7 cm (6 15/16 x 2 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

92.2624

Medium or Technique

Hard-paste porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Leans against tree trunk on right; in white, pale purple, black, yellow, pea-green, pink, red, and gold. Mark:

Provenance

1892, gift of Mrs. Henry P. Sturgis (Elizabeth Orne Paine Sturgis) (b.1826-d.1911), Beverly MA, to the MFA. (Accession Date: April 5, 1892)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Henry P. Sturgis