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"The Power of Love"

1931.71 (RS230792)

Description

Parian porcelain figure. Depicts cupid and a lion. Cupid's bow rests on the ground, but the lion has the quiver of arrows between his jaws with cupid holding the thin end of the quiver. Cupid is represented with wings.

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
""The Power of Love" M.MOHR"" (impressed)
Material
ceramic (material)
parian (porcelain)
porcelain
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
ceramic (material)
Figure
figure- and animal-derived motifs
figures (representations)
Mythology
mythology (literary genre)
parian (porcelain)
Parian Ware
porcelain
Porcelain
Sculpture
Accession Number
1931.71
Credit Line
Gift of William Sumner Appleton
GUSN
33807

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