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D1865. Polychrome Duck- Form Box and Cover

Delft, circa 1760

Marked VH and numeral 3 on the tureen and numeral 1 on the cover in blue for Hendrik van Hoorn, the owner of De Drie Posteleyne Astonne (The Three Porcelain

Ash-Barrels) factory from 1759 to 1804

Painted with a manganese bill, blue delineated eyes, a manganese and yellow breast, manganese wing feathers and manganese, green, yellow, blue and iron-red plumage on the head and neck, its back with blue delineated green plumage and an iron-red tail.

Height: 12.8 cm. (5 in.); Length: 15 cm. (5.9 in.)

Provenance: The H.C. Bout Collection, Belgium

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