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Stands against stump on irregular base applied flowers. Wears fur-lined puce coat and cap, white waistcoat, yellow breeches, white stockings, black buckled shoes. Open box of trinkets hangs by strap arond his neck. Mark: red anchor.

Marks

Mark: red anchor

Provenance

By 1973, Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz [see note 1]; 1988, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz. (Accession date: November 30, 1988) NOTES: [1] From June 25, 1973, on loan to the MFA from Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz.

Credit Line

Jessie and Sigmund Katz Collection

English, about 1755

Object Place

England

Dimensions

19.05 cm (7 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1988.769

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain