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Harry Hood Figurine in Original Box

Description

Glazed ceramic figure of delivery man (Harry Hood) in blue overalls with logo and white cap, hands on his hips; inscribed white oval base, label on underside; rectangular black box with photo of figurine "In the Candy Store" on lid, photo and bio. of Prescott W. Baston (founder) on back side; printed in white

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1983
Inscriptions
Inscribed on edge of base: Harry Hood/ Copr 1983/ P.W. Baston, Jr. Label on underside: Sebastian Handcast & Hand painted/ Hudson, Massachusetts/ Miniatures R[in circle]/ 1983 Printed on box 1) front 2) back 3) left side 4) right side 5) label on right side: 1) The wonderful world of/ Sebastian/ Miniatures 2) Prescott W. Baston ... American art 3) Collectible Groups .../ Sebastian Miniatures R [in circle] 321 Central St., Hudson Mass. 01749 4) Model #/ Subject 5) 2961/ Harry Hood [typed]
Material
cardboard
casting (process)
ceramic (material)
glazing (coating)
painting (coating)
printing (process)
Object type
Art
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Cardboard
cardboard
casting (process)
ceramic (material)
Figurine
figurines
glazing (coating)
Painted
painting (coating)
printing (process)
Slip Cast
Transfer Printed
Unidentified Ceramic
Dimensions
5 x 1 7/8 x 1 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1995.274.1-.2
Credit Line
Gift of Elizabeth McAfoose
GUSN
10153

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