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  • Object type

  • Museum number


  • Description

    Figure; biscuit porcelain; girl dancing; marked.

  • Producer name

  • Date

    • 1790 (circa)
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 10.6 inches
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Type

        maker's mark
      • Inscription Content

  • Location

    Not on display

  • Conservation

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    Treatment date

    8 March 2000

    Reason for treatment


    Treatment proposal

    Checking condition and cleaning objects.


    Dirty surface. Crack above the right ankle. 2 fingers and thumb missing on the right hand.

    Treatment details

    Surface cleaned with warm distilled water applied with cotton wool. Residue removed with cotton wool and Kleenex tissue.. Surface cleaned with a weak solution of Ariel automatic (anionic and non ionic synthetic surfactants,sodium tripolyphosphate) and warm distilled water applied with cotton wool. Residue removed with warm distilled water on cotton wool and surface wiped with a dry tissue to remove any remaining distilled water. Left to air dry.

    About these records 

  • Subjects

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date


  • Department

    Britain, Europe and Prehistory

  • Registration number


Figure; biscuit porcelain; girl dancing; marked.

Reproduced by permission of the artist. © The Trustees of the British Museum

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