Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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presepio figure, male
  • Europe
  • presepio figure, male, date unknown
  • Where object was made: country unknown
  • wood, paint, gesso, carving, cloth
  • Object Height: 36.2 cm
    Object Height: 14 1/4 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 0000.2789

Carved, painted wood figure with gesso underpainting. At one time wore a long purple obe with metallic buttons down the front. Robe is no longer with figure.