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George Washington Figurine

1971.1656 (RS118340)

Description

Circular base. Figure shown in stride, holding a rolled paper in his right hand, left arm bent clutching his toga to his chest. Under his toga, he wears his colonial attire, buckled shoes and stockings.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1868-1899
Inscriptions
Imprinted on the front side is: WASHINGTON.
Location of origin
England
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
parian (porcelain)
porcelain
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
figure- and animal-derived motifs
FIGURINE
figurines
Man
men (male humans)
Parian
parian (porcelain)
porcelain
Porcelain
presidencies
Presidency
People and organizations
Washington, George, 1732-1799
Dimensions
13.5 (H), 4.875 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.1656
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
12525

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