Parakeet figural pitcher - Mafra circa 1910

Parakeet majolica figural pitcher produced by Mafra of Portugal circa 1910. This parakeet is sitting calmly on his perch mimiking his master's words back at him. The top of his head is hinged to the body by a heavy string allowing it to be lifted to fill and empty the pitcher.

Maker:

Mafra

Portugal

circa 1910

Model #:

Majolica

Height:

8"

large

Size:

Parakeet figural pitcher - Mafra circa 1910
Parakeet figural pitcher - Mafra circa 1910
Parakeet figural pitcher - Mafra circa 1910
Parakeet figural pitcher - Mafra circa 1910
Parakeet figural pitcher - Mafra circa 1910
Parakeet figural pitcher - Mafra circa 1910
Parakeet figural pitcher - Mafra circa 1910