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Figurine

1970.656 (RS115475)

Description

Standing full length figure of a Turk or Indian rifleman, matte polychrome enamel wash colors. Blue and white striped shirt. Striped sash. Pantaloons with gilt and blue meander. White boots or stockings, lion skin. Leaning on rifle. Baroque pedestal base with central cartouche and floral enamel decoration.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1875-1890
Associated Building
Original to Roseland Cottage (Woodstock, Conn.).
Material
gilding
porcelain
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
Figurine
figurines
Gilded
gilding
Orientalism
Porcelain
porcelain
Sculpture
Statue
Dimensions
18 x 7 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1970.656
Credit Line
Gift of Margaret Carson Holt
GUSN
64536

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