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Nutcracker

Stained and polished sycamore? Nutcracker has a spool-shaped base with geometric carving and a cavity in upper baluster fitted with threaded, lower baluster. Above, small carved figure of a standing man holding sword in the left hand and a rifle (broken) in the right.

Credit Line

Bequest of Ruth F. Bettencourt

Accession Number

1978.104

Medium or Technique

Wood; Sycamore

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Wood Carvings / Turnings