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figure of a man (chimney ornament)
  • Germany
  • figure of a man (chimney ornament), date unknown
  • Where object was made: Germany
  • porcelain
  • Object Height: 6.8 cm
    Object Height: 2 5/8 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.1712
Description

Small figure of a man standing beside a cornucopia. The figure is predominately white with touches of gold. He has a mustache. He wears the costume of the Charles II period, full knee breeches and bloused coat. Traces of blue on coat where figure has been painted at one time.