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Mezzetino

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Mezzetino from the Italian Comedy standing on oval base with purple scrolled rim. Orange shoes, white trousers, blue dots in pattern on coat, lavender lined black cape, lavendar head-dress. Indistinct blue mark & numerals incised on bottom.

Credit Line

Jessie and Sigmund Katz Collection

German, about 1775

Object Place

Germany

Dimensions

12.06 cm (4 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

54.690

Medium or Technique

Hard-paste porcelain

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain