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Girl Feeding Chickens
  • Meissen Porcelain Factory
    active 1710–present
  • Girl Feeding Chickens, 1800s
  • Where object was made: Meissen, Germany
  • porcelain
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 12.1 x 8.9 x 7 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 4 3/4 x 3 1/2 x 2 3/4 in
  • Gift of Mrs. Gertrude Sellars Pearson
  • Not on display
  • 1968.0003.004
Description

Young girl feeding chickens with a basket of grain held on her left hip. There is one rooster, one hen, and four chicks at her feet.