National Geographic : 1978 Oct
(continued from previous page) Announcing a magnificent limited edition of fine porcelain hand-decorated with 24 karat gold f all nature's creatures, birds surely are among the most appealing. And water birds in particular hold a special place in the hearts of bird lovers because of their distinc tive grace and beauty. Now, twelve of the world's loveliest waterbirds i are portrayed for the first time in an exquisite col- ! lection of fine porcelain plates. Outstanding Original Paintings Each of the twelve Waterbird Plates depicts a work of art by the internationally-known English wildlife artist Eric Tenney. He created these paintings exclusively for this collection; they will never appear anywhere else. In the time Reduced photographs. Each Waterbird Plate is 91/2 inches in diameter.