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presepio figure, male
  • Italy
  • presepio figure, male, late 1700s
  • Where object was made: Italy
  • terracotta, wood, paint, lace, embroidering, taffeta
  • Object Height: 34.3 cm
    Object Height: 13 1/2 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 0000.1843

Standing woman figure. Painted terracotta figure with a lace scarf with gold fringe wrapped around face and neck, yellow and blue vest with blue cape embroidered with gold. Dark pink taffeta trousers, painted gray socks and green boots with a silver sword attached to his waist. Wooden legs and arms.