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Figure of boy in Chinese costume

Right leg up; removable head with hat in form of leaf, purple shawl over white flowered robe, scroll in left hand, red slippers; semi-round base. Crossed swords, incised 1221[inscription] and 51 in gold.

Credit Line

Bequest of Forsyth Wickes—The Forsyth Wickes Collection

German, about 1750

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: 8 1/2" H.

Accession Number

65.2075a-b

Medium or Technique

Hard-paste porcelain

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain