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Creche donkey and rider

1998.5061.13 (RS23972)

Description

Plaster donkey w/ male rider, part of creche set. Donkey has wool-like coating on exterior resembling fur, gray w/ white underside. Red and white string for reins. Man is painted w/ white pants and red shirt and yellow hat. Green panniers on sides.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1870
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
painting (coating)
plaster
Object type
Ceremonial Artifact
Descriptive terms
Christmas
CRECHE
crèches (Christmas)
Painted
painting (coating)
plaster
Plaster
Dimensions
4.25 x 3.5 x 2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.5061.13
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
24170

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