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Thrush (one of a pair)

Factory:
Meissen Manufactory (German, 1710–present)
Modeler:
model attributed to Johann Joachim Kändler (German, Fischbach 1706–1775 Meissen)
Date:
ca. 1745–46
Culture:
German, Meissen
Medium:
Hard-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
H. 8 in. (20.3 cm.)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
Gift of Irwin Untermyer, 1964
Accession Number:
64.101.12
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 533
Marking: (at back of base in underglaze blue) crossed swords
Wassermann ; Irwin Untermyer , New York (until 1964; to MMA)
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