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Figure of Guanyin

circa 1750

Chelsea porcelain factory, attributed to (London, England, Circa 1745 - 1769)

Between about 1749 and 1753, Longton Hall produced a series of figures derived from Chinese, Meissen, and Chelsea originals and known as “snowmen” because of their blurred outline, the result of thick glazing.

Place object was created: London, England

soft paste porcelain

Measurements:    height: 3.75 inches    width: 3 inches

Gift of M. Mellanay Delhom, The Delhom Service League, and Friends 1991.61.4

Currently on view at Mint Museum RANDOLPH