Absolutely adorable bird with baskets figurine. This, made in France, charming treasure dated to mid 19th century. Probably was sold as a souvenir in one of Palais Royale souvenir shops in Paris. The Bird made of cold painted bronze, the details and colors are incredible. The base Bird stands on and baskets are ormolu. Baskets have blue velvet inserts, which are not removable and somewhat fretted. The figurine is in great condition, considering the age; there is no damage whatsoever. It displays its age with general wear to gilding and slight wear to the color. Stands 3" high; tail to head 3 1/2".