Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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presepio figure, female
  • Europe
  • presepio figure, female, late 1700s
  • Where object was made: country unknown
  • wood, paint, lamé, lace, velvet, taffeta, embroidering, carving
  • Object Height: 19.1 cm
    Object Height: 7 1/2 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 0000.2783

Red velvet bodice, lace trim, white taffeta skirt with gold trim, gold lamé apron with embroidered trim. Carved and painted wood.