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On round green-edged base, applied flowers; wide brimmed taupe hat, white ruff and jacket with gold buttons and trousers. Yellow shoes, gold buckles. Leans against stump with hands raised. Mark: red anchor. Peach flourescence. Similar in pose to Bow figur

Provenance

By 1988, Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz; 1988, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz. (Accession date: November 30, 1988)

Credit Line

Jessie and Sigmund Katz Collection

English, about 1753

Object Place

England

Dimensions

16.19 cm (6 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

1988.752

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain