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presepio figure, young girl
  • Lorenzo Mosca
    died 1789
    active: Italy
    Nicola Ingaldi
    active late 1700s–early 1800s
    active: Italy
  • presepio figure, young girl, late 1700s
  • Where object was made: Italy
  • terracotta, wood, paint, lace, cotton, ribbon
  • Object Height: 17.8 cm
    Object Height: 7 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • On view: Kemper Balcony, 408, C2
  • 0000.1823
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Young girl with light blue dress with yellow and gold trim and red sleeves with black and yellow trim, red apron with yellow ribbon and yellow and black trim, white cotton handkerchief in head with green ribbon, and a thin cotton scarf. Standing figure wears white underclothes with lace at collar and wrists. Painted terracotta head and painted wood body.