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presepio figure, Angel
  • Italy
  • presepio figure, Angel, late 1700s
  • Where object was made: Italy
  • terracotta, paint, wood, silk, wire, twine
  • Object Height: 30.5 cm
    Object Height: 12 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 0000.1870

Painted terracotta figure with wire armature wrapped with twine. Angel has on white silk robe. Wooden wings attached to back with wire.