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English, Snowman type. On round mounded base with two applied to waist, cloak with ruffled collar over left shoulder, flower at knee or breeches. Right arm at shoulder height bent at wrist and elbow, left holds stick under cloak. Right knee bent, left hee

Provenance

By 1972, Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz [see note 1]; 1988, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz. (Accession date: November 30, 1988) NOTES: [1] From December 27, 1972, on loan to the MFA from Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz.

Credit Line

Jessie and Sigmund Katz Collection

English, 18th century, about 1750

Object Place

England

Dimensions

14.92 cm (5 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

1988.993

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain