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presepio figure, male
  • Italy
  • presepio figure, male, date unknown
  • Where object was made: Italy
  • terracotta, wood, paint, cotton, leather, wire, twine
  • Object Height: 36 cm
    Object Height: 14 1/8 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 0000.1842

Standing male figure. Painted terracotta figure with wire armature wrapped with twine. Terracotta arms. Figure wears a black cap and vest, brown checkered shirt, green and gray cotton overblouse, red, blue, white striped pantaloons, black stockings, leather shoes. Wooden legs.