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Pair of icebirds

Factory:
Royal Porcelain Manufactory, Berlin (German, founded 1763)
Date:
ca. 1760
Culture:
German, Berlin
Medium:
Hard-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
Height (each): 5 1/16 in. (12.9 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
Gift of Irwin Untermyer, 1964
Accession Number:
1970.277.23, .24
Not on view
Inscription: Sticker on underside of each: R.A.

Marking: Incised on underside of each: [1] 3.1

Written in pencil on underside of .23: [2] XX

Written in pencil on underside of .24: [3] XXI
Irwin Untermyer (until 1970; to MMA)
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