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Manufacturer: Chelsea Porcelain Manufactory

Date: c.1750-1752
Overall: 7.1 x 8.9 cm (2 13/16 x 3 1/2 in.)
Medium: Glassy (frit) soft-paste porcelain with overglaze enamels
Credit Line: The Macdonald Collection
Origin:England, London, Chelsea
Object number: G04.18.17
DescriptionChelsea fluted and flared beaker, enamelled in the Kakiemon style with a pair of quail perched on turquoise rockwork flanked by prunus, bamboo and grasses. This is beneath a lobed brown-edged rim, and the interior has a single flower head.