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presepio figure, young girl
  • Italy
  • presepio figure, young girl, date unknown
  • Where object was made: Italy
  • terracotta, wood, paint, lace, cotton, ribbon
  • Object Height: 17.8 cm
    Object Height: 7 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 0000.1823
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Description

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.