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Mathias Corvinius
  • Johann Joachim Kändler
    1706–1775
    born: Fischbach, Electorate of Saxony (present-day Germany) ; died: Meissen, Electorate of Saxony (present-day Germany)
  • Mathias Corvinius, 1706–1775
  • Where object was made: Germany
  • porcelain
  • Museum purchase
  • Not on display
  • 1953.0019
Description
Literature

Bust of a male figure (identified as Mathias Corvinius) with a moustache and beard. The man is wearing a ruffled, standing collar. He is wearing a necklace with a medallion of a limp cow/sheep(?). The pedestal base has a wreath and the word "Mathias."