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bust of Friedrich von Schiller
  • Derby Porcelain Company
    active 1750–1848
  • bust of Friedrich von Schiller, circa 1800–1810
  • Where object was made: England, United Kingdom
  • porcelain
  • Object Height: 13.3 cm
    Object Height: 5 1/4 in
  • Gift from The Frank P. and Harriet C. Burnap Collection
  • Not on display
  • 1937.0134
Description
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Bust of a figure (identified as Friedrich von Schiller) on a stepped pedestal. The figure has long, curly gray hair and pale cream skin. The figure is draped in brightly colored, floral fabric that has a white collar.