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Birdcage With Fishbowl (Netherlands), early 19th century

This is a Birdcage with fishbowl. It is dated early 19th century and we acquired it in 1971. Its medium is wood, glass, gilded brass, metal wire. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was featured in our Object of the Day series in a post titled Birdcage fishbowl.

This object was donated by Channing Hare. It is credited Gift of Channing Hare.

Its dimensions are

H x W x D (a & b): 62.2 x 31.8 x 31.8 cm (24 1/2 x 12 1/2 x 12 1/2 in.)

Cite this object as

Birdcage With Fishbowl (Netherlands), early 19th century. wood, glass, gilded brass, metal wire. Gift of Channing Hare. 1971-7-1-a/d.

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