Pair of Figurines

Object Number: 
1945.245ab
Date: 
1850-1860
Medium: 
Porcelain
Dimensions: 
each: 4 3/8 x 2 x 1 3/4 in. ( 11.1 x 5.1 x 4.4 cm )
Marks: 
printed: in purple on inside of each figurine: circular medallion with crown on top and "ROYAL WORCESTER ENGLAND" at bottom
Description: 
Pair of porcelain figurines in the form of a woman with the head of a nightingale (meant to represent Jenny Lind); each figure of slightly different molded form; (a) represents woman in pink dress holding music in front of her, with nightingale head looking down; (b) represents woman in blue dress holding music down and head up; both figurines hollow.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Leonidas Westervelt
Provenance: 
The Jenny Lind Collection of Leonidas Westervelt
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group