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Figurine of Monkeys

1998.686 (RS22859)

Description

Ceramic group consisting of 5 monkeys holding a fish; monkeys tan with textured hair; all wearing multi-colored vests; fish is a salmon and rests on lap of middle monkey; monkeys on sides facing middle monkey and have linked arms.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1900-1920
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
ceramic (material)
handmade
Object type
Art
Places
New York state (United States)
Descriptive terms
ceramic (material)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Figurine, Group
figurines
Handmade
handmade
Monkey
monkeys (animals)
Unidentified Ceramic
People and organizations
A.A. Vantine & Co.
Dimensions
3 x 5 1/2 x 2 3/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.686
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
19833

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