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presepio figure, boy
  • Lorenzo Mosca
    died 1789
    active: Italy
    Nicola Ingaldi
    active late 1700s–early 1800s
    active: Italy
  • presepio figure, boy, late 1700s
  • Where object was made: Italy
  • terracotta, wood, paint, cloth
  • Object Height: 15 cm
    Object Height: 5 7/8 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • On view: Kemper Balcony, 408, C2
  • 0000.1824

Standing blonde boy with red jacket and green pants.

Clothing: White undershirt, silver jacket with buttons and gold and silver trim, (white, gray, red, green) striped cummerbund, green pants with gold trim, (purple, gray, red, white) plaid scarf, pink overcoat with buttons on sleeves. Painted terracotta head with painted wooden body.