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Figurine

1949.565 (RS119682)

Description

Classical or madonna-like figure wears green drapery and mantle secured with yellow wreath on head and holds jar filled with rose petals (?). Magenta/rose underskirt; mottled greens and brown circular base.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1890
Location of origin
Italy; England
Associated Building
Original to Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.).
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
mineral
tin (metal)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
Classical Figure
Earthenware
earthenware
figure- and animal-derived motifs
FIGURINE
figurines
glazing (coating)
Madonna
maiolica
Majolica
mineral
tin (metal)
Tin Glazed
Woman
women (female humans)
Dimensions
14.75 x 4.375 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1949.565
Credit Line
Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan
GUSN
7689

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