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On oval base with yellow flowers, tree trunk repaired. Black shoes & breeches, and pattern on gold-edged, purple vest. White coat, gold buttons, green hat (tiny chip in gilt rim). Mottled brown case, black pack atop, white strap, on back. Furled map in le


By 1956, Mr. and Mrs. Lesley Sheafer; 1956, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Lesley Sheafer. (Accession date: April 12, 1956)

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Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Lesley Sheafer

German, about 1748

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Hard-paste porcelain with colored enamel and gilded decoration




Ceramics, Porcelain