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Bird of paradise (quetzal) (one of a pair)

Meissen Manufactory
(German, 1710–present)

Modeler: Johann Joachim Kändler (German, Fischbach 1706–1775 Meissen)
Date: 1733
Culture: German, Meissen
Medium: Hard-paste porcelain
Dimensions: Overall (confirmed): 12 1/2 x 3 5/8 x 3 1/4 in. (31.8 x 9.2 x 8.3 cm)
Classification: Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line: Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Charles Wrightsman, 1976
Accession Number: 1976.155.115

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