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Description

In the style of 1740's-60's. B) Eighteenth century style costumed man and woman dancing, on a scrolled ovoid base w/ gilt. Enamel decoration overglaze on white body. Woman on right, w/ floral diapered rust and gilt colored skirt, w/ stomacher w/ lacing and purple coat. Man w/ green cape, grey vest and yellow pantaloons w/ black floral diaper over knee britches and white stockings.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1875
Inscriptions
Marked in blue on bottom (suspicious-glaze is ground away in this area): ""E/C"" [w/in crossed swords]
Material
porcelain
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
Couple
dance
Dance
figure- and animal-derived motifs
FIGURINE
figurines
people (agents)
porcelain
Porcelain
Dimensions
6.375 x 4.25 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1934.219B
GUSN
55864

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