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manufacturer: Bow porcelain factory (estab. circa 1747, closed 1776);  after: Meissen porcelain factory (German, estab. 1710); 

circa 1753-circa 1755
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Description
figure, Shepherdess, from an allegory of Liberty and Matrimony, in the white, extremely well modelled, the woman holding an open bird cage beside a fountain, a ewe at her side.
Maker and role
manufacturer: Bow porcelain factory (estab. circa 1747, closed 1776)
after: Meissen porcelain factory (German, estab. 1710)
Production place
Bow, London, England
Production date
circa 1753-circa 1755
Media description
porcelain, clear glazed
Measurements
280 x 140 x 85 mm
Measurement details
height: 280mm
width: 140mm
depth: 85mm
Credit line
purchased with funds provided by the Nina Stanton 18th Century Porcelain Bequest, 2014
Project credit line
This digital record has been made available on TJC Collection Online through a significant donation from the OPENING DOORS fund, the generous support of The Friends of The Johnston Collection, and Digitisation Champion Christine Bell
Accession number
A1344.2

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