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Object / Artefact › Applied Arts and Design
  • Other titles
    flower girl
  • Description
    figure of a girl with basket of flowers in hand, wearing a pale blue hat and bright blue shoes, on a scroll base decorated with gilding
  • Place
  • Other Number
    17882, 1932.233, 035, K186
  • Accession number
  • Accession date
  • Collection area
  • Item count
  • Display location
    Mackelvie Gallery / Logan Campbell East
  • Record richness


  • Credit
    collection of the Mackelvie Trust Board, Auckland, 1885, (035), on loan to Auckland War Memorial Museum, 1932.233, K186, 17882,
  • Collection
  • Production
    Meissen porcelain factory (pottery works)
    Mid 19th Century
  • Signature/marks
    • Marcolini period crossed swords mark in underglaze blue  (maker's mark)
    • striped tablet-like mark with numbers 36 and 846
  • Consists of
    0 - Whole › hard paste porcelain
    porcelain, hard paste
    decorated in polychrome enamels and gilding
  • Dimensions
    • 0 - Whole height x width x depth/length (precise) : 145mm
      (height 145 x width 70 x depth 50 mm)
    • width : 70mm
    • depth : 50mm
    • height (approximate) : 140mm
      (from applied arts catalogue card)
  • Classification
    Chenhall Nomenclature (Nomenclature)
    › 08 Communication Artifacts (Category)
    › Art (Classification)
    › Sculpture (Primary Term)
    › Statue (Secondary Term)
    › Figurine (Tertiary Term)
  • Record created
    18 April 1997

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