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Manufacturer: Derby Porcelain Factory

Artist: William Duesbury I

Date: c.1758-1760
Dimensions:
Overall: 7.6 x 10.8 x 12.4 cm (3 x 4 1/4 x 4 7/8 in.)
Medium: Glassy (frit) soft-paste porcelain with overglaze enamels
Credit Line: Gift of George and Helen Gardiner
Origin:England, Derbyshire, Derby
Object number: G83.1.1118
DescriptionDerby pierced circular basket of small size. It is moulded on either side with a sea-green and yellow rope twist handle decorated with clusters of coloured flowers moulded and applied in relief with yellow florets above a yellow base. The interior is delicately painted in colours with a pheasant type bird.