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One of a pair of wall brackets, see 1984.124. Giltwood. Head of crowned female supports plinth decorated at edge with acanthus leaves. Rat-tail beading descends from under female's chin and is supported by scrolled acanthus leaves. Giltwood. Head of crowned female supports plinth decorated at...

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Credit Line

Bequest of Herbert Heidelberger in honor of Frederick and Minna Heidelberger. Purchased by Decorative Arts Special Fund

English or possibly French, about 1745

Object Place

England/poss. France

Dimensions

23.66 x 12.07 x 12.7 cm (9 5/16 x 4 3/4 x 5 in.)

Accession Number

1984.123

Medium or Technique

Wood; gilt wood

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Furniture